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Also, A dozen or so former foster youth took part in a Senate Caucus on Foster Youth forum June 12th on Capitol Hill. The young people shared their stories of struggling to achieve or maintain permanency, while acknowledging the problems with permanency options like Another Planned Permanent Living Arrangement (APPLA) for far too many of the children and youth in care.
To read more about their day at the Capitol and the congressional response, click HERE.
For the current training class:
What legislation have you learned about in training that has surprised you?
What are some good resources for finding out about legislation and how it affects the youth you serve?
What legislation would you like to see in regards to youth in foster care?
Please use the comments area below for you responses.