World Wide Wednesday, March 18, 2015

iStock_000003621765_LargeIt’s World Wide Wednesday! Here’s what’s news in the world of foster care and adoption around the web:

  • In Your Best Interest: A Teen’s Guide to the Child Welfare System in Wisconsin is a legal guide that helps youth navigate their way through the foster care system in Wisconsin. This guide explains the function of child protective services, introduces the people involved from social workers to lawyers and judges, describes permanency plan options and foster youth rights. The guide includes an introduction to going to court, as well as questions that a judge might ask during court.

  • The Storyboard Projectusing story to empower and educate foster and homeless youth transitioning into adulthood.
  • You Might be a Foster Parent if . . . The author of this article asked several foster parents to fill in the blank to the phrase “You might be a foster parent if . . .”

Have news you’d like to share? Please post in our comments!


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