Webinar: Fostering Older Youth: Overview for Queer Men 05/12/21
Being a foster parent can be one of the most rewarding experiences you can have! But, like any path to fatherhood, it comes with its own set of challenges and considerations. In this webinar, you will hear from foster care experts and young adults who have gone through the foster care system.
Rita Soronen of the Dave Thomas Foundation, Jonathan DeJesus & Natalie Clark of FosterClub, sit down with GWK's Executive Editor, David Dodge, to give insight into fostering older youth. Rita has years of experience with the inner workings of the foster care system and Jonathan & Natalie have both experienced firsthand what it is like going through that system.
- What foster care is and who are the kids in the system.
- Why fostering an older child may be right for you.
- The advantages and challenges of foster an older youth.
- The next steps in your journey to fatherhood.
Moderated by GWK Executive Editor David Dodge and featuring our "Partners to Fatherhood" experts: