Aging Out of Foster Care

No child should be told this…no child should feel this way…please raise YOUR voice. Speak for our youth…speak for their future!!!

“I was 16 when I entered the foster system, and know firsthand the statistics for ‘aging out.’ When I was in the group homes, I saw some of the kids being moved into foster homes with the potential for adoption. I remember well asking a social worker if I could find a home, too. I was told I was ‘too old’ and ‘no one wants to adopt a 16-year-old.'”

Angela Featherstone

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