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March 29, 2016

What's on our radar this week

posted by Juvenile Law Center

What's on our radar this week? Every Tuesday, Juvenile Law Center gathers the latest studies, reports, and headlines from around the country. Here's what we've been reading.

Tags:Weekly Newswire
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March 22, 2016

What's on our radar this week

posted by Juvenile Law Center

What's on our radar this week? Every Tuesday, Juvenile Law Center gathers the latest studies, reports, and headlines from around the country. Here's what we've been reading.

Tags:Weekly Newswire
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March 17, 2016

I was once just another youth in foster care

posted by Bruce, Youth Fostering Change Alumni
Tags:Youth Fostering Change|Juveniles for Justice|Child Welfare and Foster Care|Juvenile and Criminal Justice|Youth Engagement Programs
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March 15, 2016

What's on our radar this week

posted by Juvenile Law Center

What's on our radar this week? Every Tuesday, Juvenile Law Center gathers the latest studies, reports, and headlines from around the country. Here's what we've been reading.

Tags:Weekly Newswire
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March 14, 2016

Virginia Advocates Work to Extend Foster Care to 21

posted by Juvenile Law Center

To date, about half of all states have passed laws or policies to extend care past age 18, and Virginia is poised to soon join the group. Voices for Virginia’s Children, a child policy and advocacy organization, has played a pivotal role in pushing the state to extend foster care past 18. And by using a youth-centered approach, Voices ensured that current and former foster youth were front and center, leading recent discussions with policymakers.

Tags:Child Welfare and Foster Care|Extended Care and Reentry (Foster Care)
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