Creating Community

posted by Dr. James G. Hood
Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Helpful contact information for foster parents, CASAs, foster kids, and/or those wishing to be involved with foster care in a positive way. 

Foster Care Youth United
Youth Communications
224 W. 29th St., 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10001
Lighthouse Youth Services
1501 Madison Road
Cincinnati, OH 45206
Mark Kroner, Director

National Resource Center for Youth Services
The University of Oklahoma
Schusterman Center
4502 E. 41st Street, Building 4 West
Tulsa, OK 74135

Work Appreciation for Youth
The Children’s Village
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
Candace Rashada, Director

The Annie E. Casey Foundation
School-to-Career Partnership
701 St. Paul St., Baltimore, MD 21202

Child Welfare League of America
440 First Street, NW, 3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20001-2085

HUD Resources for Youth
Leaving Foster Care
Family Unification Program

Common Ground Community
505 Eighth Ave., 15th floor
New York, NY 10018

(References Courtesy of  Hurley, Kendra. “Almost Home: Teens Need Independent Living Experience When Leaving Foster Care, by Kendra Hurley.” National Housing Institute. Web. 25 May 2010.

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