Mariana's Story

Date: January 2024
Mariana's Story

Year Published: 2023

File Size: 904 KB

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Mariana tells her story of being in foster care and discusses her resilience and strength. She highlights the impact of having a judge who valued her opinion, which fueled her determination to overcome obstacles. Mariana also talks about supportive programs and advises how the child welfare system can better prepare young people for independent living.