Best foster care podcasts we could find (Updated July 2017)
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Foster Care
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Learn about the positive impact foster care makes as foster parents and foster kids share their experiences. Bethany Christian Services is the largest adoption and family services agency in the U.S. Contact 1.800.BETHANY or www.bethany.org to learn more about Bethany’s child and family services.
 
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Adoption & Foster care: Resources, Tips & Tools
 
 
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Add Water and Stir: Women of Color | Adoption | Foster Care | Parenting
 
Add Water and Stir will focus on promoting adoption within communities of color, especially within the African American community. We want to give voice and visibility to families like ours who often seem left out of mainstream adoption conversations. We hope to educate others as we talk about our struggles and triumphs of parenting adopted children. Of course, there will be time for Mimi and ABM will kick it about all kinds of not necessarily adoption related topics as well.
 
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FaithBridge Foster Care
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Creating a Family: Talk about Infertility and Adoption
 
Creating a Family: Talk about Adoption and Infertility. Since 2007, we interview leading experts on infertility and adoption each week to bring you unbiased accurate information on all aspects of adoption and infertility. In adoption we cover how to adopt a baby, open adoption, foster care adoption, international adoption, attachment parenting, transracial adoption, special need adoptions and more. In infertility we cover latest advances in in vitro fertilization, artificial insemination, in ...
 
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The Honestly Speaking Parenting Podcast
 
In the Honestly Speaking Parenting Podcast, hosts Mike and Kristen Berry share open and honest perspectives from the trenches of parenting. The goal is to bring hope and encouragement to parents, all over the world, through real-life perspectives.
 
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Foster Talk with Dr. John
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America's only foster care radio show.
 
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Fostering With Love
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The journey of becoming a foster parent from one man's perspective.
 
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Adopting and Fostering In FaithAdopting and Fostering In Faith
 
Inspiration, Information & Resources for Christians Caring for Orphans in Their Own Back yard.
 
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The Journey
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Travel with us down the road of adopting from the fostercare system!
 
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"On-the-Line" with CWLA
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SPEAKING FOR AMERICA'S CHILDREN — “On-the-Line” with CWLA, is hosted by Linda Spears, Vice President of Policy and Public Affairs at the Child Welfare League of America (CWLA), is a thought-provoking, interactive Internet based live radio program focusing on subjects, stories and strategies that are of special interest to child welfare policymakers, providers, practitioners and the general public.“On-the-Line” with CWLA, broadcast LIVE on Wednesday’s, 2:00pm – 2:30pm EST features in-depth an ...
 
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Fostering Week
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This week, we are focusing on Fostering. Speaking to the people who are involved in fostering, and the experts from Brighter Futures Foster Care
 
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Adoption Stories
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Share your unique perspective on adoption and fostering
 
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Orphaned Entertainment
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Foster Care for Forgotten Media
 
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Together in the Trenches Podcast
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Together in the Trenches is a gospel-driven non-profit ministry founded on Jesus that seeks to breathe life into weary foster and adoptive moms. On our podcast, we aim to offer fresh encouragement each week to fellow moms in the trenches of life with kids from hard places. Our podcasts are recorded from our Periscope broadcasts which are live each Wednesday at 9 pm ET. Find us live on Periscope (username TrenchesRetreat) or catch up with the podcast at your leisure!
 
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Tapestry's Empowered to Connect Podcast
 
This is Tapestry's Empowered to Connect podcast. Tapestry is the Adoption & Foster Care Ministry of Irving Bible Church
 
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A Parent's Reality
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A Parent’s Reality is an internet radio platform where Parent Coach, Terryl Ebony, brings awareness and possible solutions to everyday parent/child situations. Parents are able to ask questions and educate themselves on the true fundamentals of parenting in “today’s” society. The goal of the show is to reshape the future of families across the world. The objective is to broaden the minds of parents so they can view situations from a different perspective. A Parent’s Reality will hopefully br ...
 
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Foster Adoption Podcast
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What is it like to go through the foster-to-adopt process? The Foster Adoption Podcast is a resource for people who are interested in growing their family by adopting children from foster care. Follow along the journey of one couple adopting children from foster care.
 
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Royal Family KIDS Leadership Podcast
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Royal Family KIDS is the Nation's leading network of Camps, Clubs and Mentors for children in the foster care system. We will bring inspiration and information to leaders who serve with children who have experienced abuse, neglect and abandonment. Every child deserves to exprecience safety, hope and love! We will also share a "SOTO"... Story Of The One!
 
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The Forgotten Podcast
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The Forgotten Podcast | bringing voice to the foster care community. In every episode, Jami Kaeb, Founder/Executive Director of The Forgotten Initiative takes listeners into the lives of the foster care community - agency workers, foster parents, vulnerable adults and children - and those who love and serve them. You will leave encouraged and inspired as you learn their stories, hear their passion, and and find out how you can become the catalyst for change in your community!
 
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ChildLife – Childrens Hope Alliance
 
We strive to provide a safe, healing journey for hurting children and families
 
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How to be Less Old
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Get a shot of pop culture Botox with How To Be Less Old (formerly OMFG). Emily Foster & Deanna Cheng are reaching out to the youth of America in an attempt to stay young and hip. Or at the very least, less lame. Did you think MCM was a new party drug? Is Salt Bae a person or a town on Long Island? We don't know, but we do care! So we're talking to youths to hip us up to what's happening. Awesome guests like Tara Lynne Barr (God Bless America), Jason Mantzoukas (How Did This Get Made?), Casey ...
 
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Foster Movement Podcast
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The Foster Movement Podcast, featuring former foster youth and national leaders in foster care advocacy, provides powerful insights and practical tools to help you work with others to provide More Than Enough for kids and families in foster care where you live.
 
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Orphaned Entertainment
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Foster Care for Forgotten Media
 
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The Allender Center Podcast
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The Allender Center Podcast features Dr. Dan Allender and his team engaging topics on healing and restoration through the unique intersection of theology and psychology. Through questions submitted by listeners, stories, interviews, and conversations, we engage the deep places of heartache and hope that are rarely addressed so candidly in our culture today. Join us to gain refreshing insight into understanding your story, handling relational struggles, recovering from trauma and abuse, and m ...
 
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Jaws of Justice Radio
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This podcast tracks the audio archives for the “Jaws of Justice Radio” show. Jaws of Justice Radio covers issues of law enforcement, courts, incarceration, homelessness, economic injustice, foster care, death penalty, constitutional rights and more.
 
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The Children's Lantern Podcast
 
We are a non-profit organization working to empower and support through education, mentoring, resource and financial giving in the areas of: foster care, adoption, ​human trafficking, and missions. We are here to talk about the things we do as an organization and to bring awareness to our core areas. Information coming your way on a weekly basis of what you can do to stand in the gap to help helpless children.
 
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Cornerstones Cares
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Cornerstones of Care is dedicated to partnering for safe and healthy communities. We provide a variety of quality prevention treatment and support services to children and families in Missouri and Kansas. Our key service areas include:- Education- Mental & Behavioral Health- Foster Care & Adoption- Youth Support- Family Support- Community Training
 
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Kronos
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Two years after his wife's death, oceanographer and former navy SEAL, Atticus Young, attempts to reconcile with his rebellious daughter, Giona, by taking her on the scuba dive of a lifetime-swimming with a pod of peaceful humpback whales in the Gulf of Maine. But the beauty of the sea belies a terror from the deep-a horrific creature as immense as it is ancient. There is no blood, no scream, no fight. Giona is swallowed whole by the massive jaws. Only Atticus remains to suffer the shame of t ...
 
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This is Home
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A podcast about families brought together through unlikely circumstances, and the remarkable relationships they forge. We explore the stories of people who have created families through foster care, adoption, or even a network of close friends. Our mission is to expand the understanding of what family means to be more inclusive and reflective of the kind of families we see and experience every day – in all of their beautiful and messy forms. Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts, and che ...
 
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Fostering Success Michigan
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FSM is a statewide initiative that aims to increase awareness, access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth and alumni of foster care.
 
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Family by Design
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Adoption, Adoptive Parenting, Foster Care, Children's Missions and Parenting! It is our goal to advocate, inspire and educate our listeners with humor, inspirational stories of triumph and information to help change children's lives!
 
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Case Number
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Former ward of the court, Errol Dunlap, spent his entire childhood in State custody, children's homes and foster care. Join Errol as he shares his recollections, personal advice, and interviews with professionals, foster parents, and therapists to inspire growth while facilitating discussion and community.
 
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CARE Talk
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24 Hour Hotline: 702-895-0602CARE: Campus Advocacy Resource and Empowerment CARE Talk is a BI- weekly podcast hosted by Hafid Acosta and Holly Ramella that focuses on forms of interpersonal violence (IPV). The conversations revolve around the forms violence can take, the impact it has, and the resources available to help.The CARE Advocates are a student group at UNLV overseen by the university's Women's Center. They are committed to providing interpersonal violence advocacy, education, and e ...
 
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Tails From China ®
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This show is a bridge between East and West to dispel negativemisconceptions about how the Chinese people feel about animals. Offeringcredible information about the rapidly improving position of dogs and catsin Chinese society, and in opposition to negative publicity by the Westernmedia about isolated misfortunes befalling Chinese dogs and cats, the goalis to celebrate the evolution of the human-animal bond which is flourishingin the People's Republic of China,. where pet owners are eager to ...
 
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Jermaine Orr's Podcast
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The Confessions of the boy next door that went from being ever mothers dream child, to a man who lost his viriginity, came out, went into foster care, and stripped to support himself financially all while holding onto these secrets from his friends, peers, and family. Names of "characters" have been changed to protect all those that are involved. However, those who this book will affect there are no apologises.
 
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NYS OCFS: Child and Family Services Review (CFSR) Permanency/Well-being
 
Practice Strategies include:Strengthen family engagement strategies that are culturally competent throughout the life of the case. Family engagement includes: Early and ongoing identification, location and engagement of all parents, relatives and significant others in the child’s life; Use of family meetings and engaging other adult permanency resources in planning and caring for children (including their education, emotional and medical well-being); Early, frequent and developmentally appro ...
 
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Girl Scout Collection by VARIOUS
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These articles, pamphlets, and stories relating to the Girls Scouts of America touch on the history, activities, ideals, and traditions of this remarkable girls' organization. Though some of the articles appear redundant, they were selected to represent a contemporary view spanning five years of the organization's early popularity (1917-1921). Of significance are the detailed descriptions of Girl Scout involvement in war work during what is now known as World War I. Girl Scouts were prepared ...
 
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WE BOUGHT A ZOO - Movie Review
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WE BOUGHT A ZOO is a funny, inspiring and true story about the magical power of family in the face of extraordinary challenges. Matt Damon stars as ‘Benjamin Mee’ a single father raising two kids who decides to give them a much needed fresh start by moving to a rural home outside the city, that comes with a unique bonus feature: a zoo where dozens of animals reside under the care of head zookeeper Kelly Foster (Scarlett Johansson) and her dedicated team. With no experience, limited time and ...
 
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Kronos
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Two years after his wife's death, oceanographer and former navy SEAL, Atticus Young, attempts to reconcile with his rebellious daughter, Giona, by taking her on the scuba dive of a lifetime-swimming with a pod of peaceful humpback whales in the Gulf of Maine. But the beauty of the sea belies a terror from the deep-a horrific creature as immense as it is ancient. There is no blood, no scream, no fight. Giona is swallowed whole by the massive jaws. Only Atticus remains to suffer the shame of t ...
 
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Jeremy Greene
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From rough beginning Jeremy Greene overcame difficulties to get a new voice in the world of R & B Born in Winslow Maine Jeremy had music in their blood, both his ancestors were in the music his mother was a singer and his father was signed by a country music label, but His life was far from ideal, his father left when he was a child and his mother struggled with addiction issues When Jeremy was ten years old choir teacher discovered his natural talent and offered him the musical lead in a sc ...
 
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The world of foster care and adoption often comes with…wait for it…a whole lot of waiting. Whether waiting on decisions from case-managers, judges, or your foster agency, waiting on paperwork during an adoption, or waiting in-country for court decisions and visas, the long wait and many unknowns can be discouraging. Where can we find hope when […]…
 
Civic and social responsibility have often been a part of our call to service in our communities. Changing dynamics in the workforce are putting an even bigger spotlight on organizations that answer the call from their employees. Today’s employees want to be a part of organizations that give back. It’s more than just work or a job they want to ...…
 
Jim Daly, President of Focus on the Family, shares his personal journey of being a child in foster care and explains how going through that painful time created a passion in him to work on behalf of children in foster care and how, even as an adult, he still feels the effects of foster care in his life.…
 
Yoga, wellness, and mindfulness… Chia-Ti Chiu, founder of One Love Wellness (Customized Wellness Services in New York City – bio), joins Julie Chan for a mini-intuitive reading and discussion on yoga, wellness, and making the world a better place. Recorded at the MouthMedia Network Studios. The spoken word, Asia and India, and working with teen ...…
 
This episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS is about how to get more leads, students, and affiliates through podcast guesting with Nicole Holland. Chris and Nicole discuss how to leverage podcasting as a course creator and some surprising things you may not have known about podcasting. Nicole has two podcasts, The Business Building ...…
 
More and more lawmakers are seeking ways to build bipartisanship. NPR Host Michel Martin talks with co-chairs of the Problem Solvers Caucus, Congressmen Tom Reed and Josh Gottheimer, about health care.
 
So we just hit 3,000,000 subscribers, and we just uploaded our 1,500th video. That's pretty nuts. John and I have made 1500 videos for this channel?! That seems like a kinda impossible number. But when I go look, they're all there, and I'm actually pretty proud of most of them. Thank you to all of the people who have watched our stuff or subscr ...…
 
When she was pregnant with her third child, Havah Felker was given the news no parents wants to hear - her unborn baby had a genetic disorder and survival odds were minimal. Despite the grief of this knowledge, Havah, her husband, and loved ones never stopped trusting God. Elisha Felker was born into the arms of Jesus on August 9, 2012 via emer ...…
 
Case #33: The Black Sox I'm forever blowing ballgames, pretty ballgames in the air. I come from Chi, I hardly try, just go to bat and fade and die. Fortune's coming my way, that's why I don't care. I'm forever blowing ballgames, and the gamblers treat us fair. -Ring Lardner You could say that it started with Charlie Comiskey, because a lot of t ...…
 
The Church can never be all God wants it to be without the generosity of its people. Leadership naturally creates the culture of any organization. It is clear that the leaders of the early Church deeply cared for the poor because they fostered a culture of generosity within the church. Scot lays the foundation from the New Testament on why and ...…
 
Hundreds of thousands of children across this country are in the foster care system. Whether these children have been removed from abusive homes, or lost their only family to tragedy, or any of the other reasons they find themselves dependent upon the state for care, all of these children deserve to find someone to love, care for, and cherish t ...…
 
Patricia Bravo runs “Bravo for You,” a consultancy that accelerates leader capability through the use of empathetic leadership. She joins the show today to discuss empathy and leadership, and to share why it can be so hard to weave empathy and leadership together, even though it seems they should be natural partners. Key Takeaways: [2:10] - Eve ...…
 
In this episode, Herbie Newell and Levacy Smith discuss how Levacy got involved with orphan and foster care, international and domestic adoption, and the exciting things happening with adoption in North Carolina. Subscribe on iTunes | Stitcher Website: lifelinechild.org Email: info@lifelinechild.org Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/lifelinechi ...…
 
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Mental Toughness Coaching Podcast
 
We all face the threat of someone or something disrupting our status quo. The mere thought of disruption can be paralyzing or it can be a secret weapon. It’s all in your mindset and what you choose to do with it. Here’s one tip to "Leverage Mental Toughness to Rock Disruption" so you can get aggressive today about planning how to rise above the ...…
 
Listen to a story of the life of Goddest Johnson as she talks about growing up in the foster care system and losing her vision as an adult. She talks about how the sudden loss of vision caused her to pick up the pieces and grow in to an amazing mother, professional and all around human being.
 
In late 1999, Dr. Kris Volcheck, CEO of Brighter Way Institute, started preparations for the state's only dental clinic for the homeless. This was a solution to the problem he had found while working at the Central Arizona Shelter Services for the devastating effects homelessness can have on an individual's oral health. Working in collaboration ...…
 
A fresh and practical guide to successfully managing children’s behaviour – from babies to young adults. Cathy Glass has been a foster carer for over 20 years, during this time fostering more than 50 children, as well as bringing up three of own. Many of these children have had severe behavioural difficulties and have come to Cathy as a last re ...…
 
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The Children's Lantern Podcast
 
Adam and Alyssa explore what it's like to feel freedom in a home of foster care and adoption. They explain the needs of families to feel that freedom and how you can choose to be a part of that freedom for families working in foster care and adoption.
 
In this podcast episode, Mia Biondi, Caroline Pugh-Roberts, and AnnaLise Trudell discuss the different ways that we as a community are trying to define and respond to human trafficking in our region. We explore some of the debates surrounding the definition of sex trafficking (should all sex work and prostitution be defined as trafficking?) and ...…
 
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The Strong Women’s Club: Jewish women's stories, Jewish women entrepreneurs, Jewish women leaders, Jewish women in business, sports, and science
 
Last week I mentioned two leadership styles: Transformational and Transactional, but there are many different ways to define leadership personalities. There is the definition by Lewin, which includes: Autocratic, Democratic and Laissez-faire. There is the Blake-Mouton Managerial Grid (See on Amazon), which mixes a people-oriented style with a t ...…
 
Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Sonoma County Ongoing volunteer opportunities The Sonoma County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Program is committed to serving abused and neglected children coming before the Juvenile Court for protection and rehabilitation services. The purpose of the CASA program is to humanize the complex chi ...…
 
The Anthony Bourdain of the community care world, Jackie Goldstein, is our guest this week. Jackie is an observer, educator, author and speaker on community care support models. Jackie's book, 'Voices of Hope For Mental Illness; Not Against, With', shares the stories of many community care models across the United States, and the story of Geel ...…
 
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INspired INsider with Dr. Jeremy Weisz | Inspiring Interviews | Entrepreneurship | Inspirational Stories | Business Lessons |
 
Joe Barton is the founder of Barton Publishing that is one of the top digital publishers of natural health solutions and home remedies, with over 1 million books sold—including the bestselling Diabetes Solution Kit, flagship natural health newsletter Home Cures That Work and publisher of Wholetones Healing Frequency Music. Joe was a former acco ...…
 
Johnathon Eltrevoog (@johnnymornings) of the midwestern radio network WBGL (wbgl.org) comes back on and we actually talk abou what we said we would talk about last time--foster Care and adoption (Johnathon was on for episode 17, but I got a lot of feedback for a more in depth dive into foster care). For more on Safe Families, which is mentioned ...…
 
Last week, the provincial government announced an inquiry into foster care for Innu children. CBC's Bailey White speaks with Natuashish community leader Mary Jane Edmonds and Nunatsiavut's Deputy Minister of Health & Social Development Michelle Kinney.By podcasting@cbc.ca.
 
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NCTE Voices from the Middle
 
In Episode 19, our teacher panelists Gretchen Taylor, Katherine Sokolowski, and Beth Shaum speak with author Jason Reynolds. The conversation covers topics such as Jason's writing process with Brendan Kiely, social media's impact on the families of the victims of police brutality, breaking stereotypes in YA, and the ways in which schools can fo ...…
 
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The Let's Go Eat Show
 
This week Bill talks with Charity Hotton from the Utah Youth Village about the importance of providing good foster care and adoption services in Utah. He also talks to Macari and Jade about their experience growing up in foster care.
 
A summer mix of fresh tunes and classic dance anthems. This DJ mix-set offers an eclectic blend of the newest chart-topping tracks and hands-in-the-air sounds. It’s the perfect start to any party and everything you’ll hear on your favourite dance floor. I often get messages from people asking where they can see me DJ, so I’ve added a new page t ...…
 
In this episode Herbie Newell and Blake Rogers discuss adoption and foster care in Georgia and how the local church can get involved.
 
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Speaking of Sex with The Pleasure Mechanics
 
Sex and pleasure matter far beyond your bedroom. Sexuality is part of your social body, how you interact with and are treated by the world. Sexuality is deeply interconnected with race and class – so when we call for more sexual pleasure we must recognize that call is ultimately for social justice for all. In this episode we cover: Intersection ...…
 
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Speaking of Sex with The Pleasure Mechanics
 
Sex and pleasure matter far beyond your bedroom. Sexuality is part of your social body, how you interact with and are treated by the world. Sexuality is deeply interconnected with race and class – so when we call for more sexual pleasure we must recognize that call is ultimately for social justice for all. In this episode we cover: Intersection ...…
 
Durell Coleman and his design firm, DC Design, had never done any work in foster care. Yet in February, they helped organize the largest summit of foster care stakeholders ever seen in Silicon Valley, which has since sparked many innovative projects to improve the foster care system, locally and nationally. I chat with Durell and get to hear th ...…
 
With the school year ended and most buildings empty of students, as principals we finally get a chance to take a breath. Once we do that a few times we know we gotta get back to work. When we reflect on our student count and think of ways to increase it marketing is the name of the game. In an era of increasing competition we know we have to st ...…
 
Children in the foster care system present some unique challenges for caregivers and service providers. Their needs are many and complex, and can overwhelm family members and caregivers. The Harris County Protective Services (HCPS)Integrated Health Care Clinic provides a model of how to effectively meet both the physical and behavioral health n ...…
 
HELLO and welcome to our friend AMANDA who joins us from LA! Amanda has done it all in life - from living in the foster care system, having her own place at 16, becoming a mechanic, graduating from college to working through the music industry now at a top tier agency in the country! just like Beyonce, when life gave her lemons, she made Lemona ...…
 
Mount Dora, FL – “I love my job, but I hate where I work.” Does this sound like you or the people who work for you? A recent Gallup poll found that 70 percent of the US workforce is not engaged at work. Something is missing. According to executive coach and organizational consultant Anita Torres, what’s missing is passion. Torres is a self-desc ...…
 
Mount Dora, FL – “I love my job, but I hate where I work.” Does this sound like you or the people who work for you? A recent Gallup poll found that 70 percent of the US workforce is not engaged at work. Something is missing. According to executive coach and organizational consultant Anita Torres, what’s missing is passion. Torres is a self-desc ...…
 
Brian Yarnell is President and Founder of Bluestream Health, a New York-based healthtech startup delivering an on-demand platform for remote medical expertise. Prior to launching Bluestream Health, he founded, grew and sold StarlingHealth, a startup that replaced nurse call systems with multilingual touchscreen interfaces and a clinical workflo ...…
 
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