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The Fostering Youth Transitions data brief is the most comprehensive data set ever collected across all 50 states to assess how young people fare transitioning from foster care to adulthood.
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Megan Harris, Kiley Koscinski, 90.5 WESA Pittsburgh •

As many as 15,000 children are in Pennsylvania's foster care system at any given time, and a disproportionate number are often African-American. How can existing family

Ryanne Persinger, The Philadelphia Tribune •

The 2018 report “Fostering Youth Transitions Using Data to Drive Policy and Practice Decisions” collected data from all 50 states in 2016 — the most

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Caroline Preston, The Hechinger Report •

Back when he still lived with his family, when school was across the street from his home in West Philadelphia, Johnathan Hamilton used to plow

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Karen U. Lindell, Leola Hardy, philly.com •

October marked the second anniversary of the tragic death of 17-year-old David Hess, who was killed during an assault by staff in his bedroom at the

This blog is part of a series celebrating the tenth anniversary of Juvenile Law Center’s Youth Advocacy Program. Since 2008, our advocacy programs