The Plight of Foster Children in the US
If you were once a foster child the reality stays with you no matter how old you are. This cause exists to minimize that impact. We do not want to reinvent the wheel, we want to lend assistance to existing programs who would provide a greater level of effectiveness were it to recieve whatever it most requires.
Invitation to Apply
We invite you who are guarding, teaching, and healing children to help lead this focus toward the most effective assistance that can be offered. Join us; apply for one of three Board of Director seats created to focus on the needs of Foster Children.
The freedom is yours to discuss ideas with follow board members, existing organizations, and medical professionals in order to refine the programs you believe to be the most effective. Implement your ideas with the support base possible through a charitable organization.
Send an appropriately titled email to email@example.com regarding your interest or suggestions
The following support programs have already been proposed.
Varying degrees of research have been completed toward bringing the projects to fruition.
The volunteers who have worked here have moved on. Who will pick up the torch?
1) PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSISTANCEProfessionals and/or College Students studying child psychology volunteer to meet on a specific schedule at foster homes. There they offer their personalized resources to both the children and the parents. Private discussion time would be mandatory for each child and each parent. Followed by a group conversation with the entire family
In cases where assistance is needed discussion notes are brainstormed and offered back to the families in suggested ways of better adapting to each other.
In cases involving examples of well functioning families; Well-working practices are logged and held available for adaptation whenever deemed useful. For all families
2) 24 HOUR TELEPHONE HELP LINE
Trained volunteers available 24-7 for children and parents
Chain of escalation on standby for participants in severe emotional distress
Scholarship enrollment in participating Montessori Schools
Charter Schools with focus on bettering the lives and education of Foster Children