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Apr

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Youth Aging Out of Foster Care Struggle in ‘Real World’

When they age out, they must confront any number of adult responsibilities: Budgeting. Finding housing. Opening a bank account. Finding a job. Knowing how to remain enrolled in health insurance. A Department of Children and Family Services report released in February found that many youth who age out frequently are unprepared to handle these realities […]

10
Feb

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The Journey To My Heart | Our February Adoption Story

Life is a journey. More of a marathon, than a sprint. At least the way I run. Sometimes there are bursts of energy, but for the most part I just plod along with interspersed times of walking; slowly. I found our adoption journey much the same. The frantic rush of paperwork, the bursts of times […]

10
Feb

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Disney Takes Viewers Into The World Of Adoption With Moana

Although adoptees may follow a path their adoptive parents lay out for them, how they walk that path, how much they devote to that path, those are their own truths that create their identities. To continue reading follow the link below. https://adoption.com/disney-takes-viewers-into-the-world-of-adoption-with-moana  

13
Jan

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“Texas officials seek foster care help through church alliances” -Beaumont Enterprise

Two foster care county systems in Texas have partnered up with local churches to give more children loving homes. Read this article by Beaumont Enterprise that shines a spotlight on both Jefferson and Orange county for being creative in finding new ways to help children. http://www.beaumontenterprise.com/news/article/Texas-officials-seek-foster-care-help-through-10855569.php  

12
Jan

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“Wendy’s franchise owner bikes across U.S. in support of adoption”

The Chicago Tribune wrote an inspiring article about a Wendy’s owner named Ed Anderson. This past year he decided to bike across the country in support of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. Click the link below to figure out the whole story and let us know what you think and what you would like to hear […]

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