The documentary “Foster” features numerous individuals in the foster care system, but the inspiration for the film started with just one child. About 25 years ago, producer Deborah Oppenheimer met a 6-year-old boy named Patrick, while she was volunteering at a public school. “I asked his story and discovered that he had been removed from […]How… Continue reading How HBO Doc ‘Foster’ Gives ‘Unprecedented’ Look Into Children in Foster Care System — Variety
Old Dominion University freshman Melvin Roy is using his past for a purpose.ODU student uses experiences in foster care to create support group — WTKR.com
But before I dig in to the “HOW,” I want to explore the “WHY,” and that requires taking some time to step into your foster child’s shoes (as much as is possible) when they come into your care. As much as you try to be a kind, good foster parent, the bottom line is you… Continue reading REBLOG: Christy B- That First Night in Foster Care .