Finding and supporting lasting permanency for teens in foster care must be an ongoing and comprehensive process. It requires the development of a targeted recruitment strategy and effective response system as well as the continuous development and support of resources families. Effectiveness also depends on the active engagement and involvement of teens, including recruitment efforts, trainings, and decision-making. This section for professionals is designed to help support this multifaceted work by highlighting relevant resources on recruitment and preparation, development and support, and strategies for engaging young people in their permanency decisions.
- Recruiting and Responding to Families for Teens
- Developing and Supporting Families for Teens
- Engaging and Involving Teens
- 2016 National Adoption Month Webinar