Exciting news for YLAT 2013-2014 meetings, each district has its own alumni co - facilitator! This great group brings experience and enthusiasm along with their unique insight.
YLAT is committed to creating comfort, safety and opportunity for all youth in foster care! AND WE HAVE FUN DOING IT, Join us at a meeting in your area! View Calendar
YLAT staff and alumni have published a series of reports to help other states effectively work in partnership with youth in their care to improve the lives of more youth in care and to help youth develop leadership skills.
YLAT's youth leaders, foster care alumni and their respective family members are leading Community Conversations about supporting permanent family connections for youth who are transitioning from foster care to young adulthood. The next event will be in March 2014.
A handbook for youth by youth in foster care: The Answers Handbook serves as a guide to youth and adults, addressing many of the issues and questions that youth may have about the foster care system.