National Adoption Month 2020
Engage Youth: Listen and Learn

“Adults should not sugar coat things for kids in care. We need to know the truth.”—Molly

“Be as transparent and authentic with your youth as the job allows. This way a connection can be built.”—Elena

“Everything should happen at the youth’s pace. Never rush, never assume, never force.”—Sam

Listen and learn more: Voices of Youth Narratives and Voices of Youth Videos 

QIC-AG Podcast Episode #1: Child Welfare in the 21st Century: Supporting Families Who Provide Permanence [Podcast]
Quality Improvement Center for Adoption and Guardianship Support and Preservation (2019)

QIC-AG Podcast Episode # 2: Empowering Families to Seek Support [Podcast]
Quality Improvement Center for Adoption and Guardianship Support and Preservation (2019)