78 Children Missing From State Custody
Aging Out of Foster Care: The Costs of Doing Nothing Affect Us All
Applied Integral Methodological Pluralism: Designing Comprehensive Social Services Program Evaluation
With a goal to break intergenerational cycles of homelessness and transform the lives of homeless individuals and families, the Committee on the Shelterless (COTS), a homeless services organization in Petaluma, California, applies Integral theory (Wilber, 1995) to program design. Larkin, et al. (ca 2010).
Brief History of American Child Welfare
Long Way Home: Inside foster care
Kathryn Hunt followed three boys in the Washington State foster care system for six months.
The Montclair Times 'On Our Minds': The Hidden Scars Of Child Trauma
Permanency for Sibling Groups: The Neighbor to Family Model
Safe, Anonymous Website For Foster Youths' Challenges
An article about TeenCentral.Net social support website for foster children. Philly.com. (Jul. 5, 2013).
San Diego Youth Services Embraces A Trauma-Informed Approach; Kids Do Better, Staff Stay Longer, Programs More Effective
Siblings in Foster Care: Maintaining the Ties that Bind
Therapeutic Foster Care: Exceptional Care for Complex, Trauma-Impacted Youth in Foster Care
This 13-page brief highlights the promising practice of therapeutic, or treatment foster care (TFC) and its success in delivering services to foster youth with severe mental, emotional, or behavioral health needs or for medically fragile or developmentally delayed youth whose physical and emotional health needs require more intensive clinical and medical intervention than can be accommodated in traditional foster care. Boyd. (July 2013).
Union Depot performance recalls the 'Orphan Trains'
A story with great original photos of orphan train children.
Web of Failure: The Relationship Between Foster Care and Homelessness