National Adoption Month 2020
Engage Youth: Listen and Learn

"When I felt that I had someone who was supporting me and took the time to get to know me, I became interested in my own case."—Sarah

“It important that the youth is able to speak first in any type of planning meeting. Listen to and be supportive of what the youth wants.” —Jasmine

"If you can get a youth involved in just one advocacy activity, please do it. Once you plant the seed that they can use their voice to speak for themselves or others, it will continue to grow."—Sarah

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