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Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth Member Rep. Charlie Rangel and Co-Chair Rep. Karen Bass hosted a Foster Care Field Visit in New York City. Site visits included: Harlem Children’s Zone, Girls Educational & Mentoring Services (GEMS), and Google Ideas.
Casey Family Programs, the nation's largest foundation focused entirely on foster care, and Caucus Co-Chair Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA) hosted Caucus Co-Chair Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA) and Rep. Dave Reichert (R-WA) in Seattle to learn more about best practices and challenges in Washington's child welfare system.
The Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth Listening Tour convened in Seattle, WA to discuss the state of foster care locally and nationally.
Foster Youth Caucus Co-Chair Rep. Jim McDermott discusses why he wanted to bring a Listening Tour stop to Seattle, Washington.