COVID-19: Rising to the Occasion

They say experience is the greatest teacher. But what can you learn when your teacher is a pandemic? As it turns out, plenty. Since COVID-19 hit in March, life has been stressful, tiring, and hard. The virus has been a crash course in society-wide disruption. But this isn’t the pandemic’s only lesson. In North Carolina’s foster care program, resource parents,

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Supporting Successful Transitions (for Everyone!)

Have you heard the expression, “The only constant in life is change?” This phrase resonates with most people, but for children and youth in foster care it rings especially true. For most kids, placement in care brings waves of change that can affect every dimension of their lives: their clothes and toys. How things smell. Where and with whom they

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