August 26, 2009


Fostering Connections to Success

By Alice Bussiere, Jennifer Pokempner, Jennifer Rodriguez  |

YLC staff attorneys Jennifer Rodriguez and Alice Bussiere co-authored an article with Juvenile Law Center Attorney Jennifer Pokempner, entitled “Fostering Connections to Success: Extending a Social Safety Net for Youths Facing Homelessness and Poverty.”  The article discusses provisions of a new federal law that affect older youth in foster care.  The article appears in the July-August, 2009 issue of Clearinghouse Review Journal of Poverty Law and Policy.

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