- Anita and Linda DeSantis Share Their Adoption Story
- Yaridania Betancourt – Making life better for youth in care.
- Helping Children Love Themselves and Overcome Their Negative Belief Systems with Heather Forbes
- Entered Foster care at 17 and aged out at 21 with Desiree Moore.
- Fostering Hope with Nathan Ross
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This weeks Teen Talk consisted of an excellent interview conducted by Anni Keane with Akeem, a 22 year old former foster youth. Akeem speaks his mind about his birth family, as well as his feelings about adoption and having been … Continue reading
In and out of foster care all her life, spending nearly her entire adolescence in care, Regina Calcaterra aged out of foster care to no one but herself. She managed to get her college degree by age 21 and even … Continue reading
This episode of Teen Talk features a young lady, Reyna, 16, who speaks about her experience being a teen in the foster care system. Anni Keane hosts this program that gains valuable insight into what a teen in foster care … Continue reading
Listen to this wonderful interview with Dr. Francine Cournos, M.D. author of her own memoir entitled City of One about her experience growing up in foster care as a teen. Dr. Cournos is a psychiatrist who treats adult patients, but … Continue reading
This week Chester Jackson and Pat O’Brien do a You Gotta Believe orientation where they unvail a new way members of the general public can be enlisted to serve teens in foster care. And that way is to become a … Continue reading
Great interview with Anni Keane, host of our monthly Teen Talk. Chester Jackson interviews Anni about her experiences as a teen in the foster care system and the importance of having a permanent family now that she is a 27 … Continue reading
Enjoy this informative interview with Joseph Toles the Founder and Director of the Joseph Toles Foundation. Mr. Toles spent his entire childhood in foster care. He has a powerful story of success to tell and this interview is well worth … Continue reading