• September 2008
  • Vol. 9, No. 7


  • Young Adult Outcomes for Former Foster Youth
    Outcomes for young adults who received foster care services from Casey Family Programs are the focus of a new study that examines how these youth compare with other foster youth and young adults...

  • Finding Resource Families
    The July issue of North Carolina's "Practice Notes" focuses on finding families for children in foster care. The online newsletter offers a number of articles on the practice of recruitment and...

  • Housing for Youth Who Age Out of Foster Care
    More than half of the youth who age out of foster care are soon homeless or experience housing instability. A recent article in "Child Law Practice" explains the different types of Federal...

  • Dialog With Native Youth
    "Building Brighter Futures in Indian Country: What’s on the Minds of Native Youth?" reports on the findings of a focus group meeting held in June 2007 in Shelton, WA, that brought together...

  • The Role of the Court in Achieving Timely Permanency
    The role of different court personnel in achieving permanency for children in foster care is the focus of the July 2008 issue of the "Judges' Page Newsletter." Articles from experts in the field...

  • The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation
    The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation partners with organizations across the United States that serve young people from low-income families ranging in age from 9 to 24. The foundation focuses on...