Mark, a fostered youth

“Mark” is a 30-something, Caucasian, who was in Texas foster care for nine years, ages 9-18. He had two placements over those nine years, both foster families. He had positive experiences with his case managers and feel they made right decisions on his...

James, a fostered youth

James is an African American male in his early twenties who aged out recently. He spent 14 years in foster care and during that time he had 9 different placements. Those placements consist of foster homes and adoption by a foster family. He described his current...