OFYC Wraps Up 2019 Legislative Session

OFYC Wraps Up 2019 Legislative Session

Written by Hanna D., 2019 OFYC Legislative Action Team  The 2019 legislative session, in all honesty, did not go as planned. Sadly, our bill was not passed as we had hoped, but that doesn’t mean fun experiences and other successes didn’t happen. In January of this...

OFYC Wraps Up 2019 Legislative Session

Written by Hanna D., 2019 OFYC Legislative Action Team  L to R: Hanna, (Intern) Crystal, and Lisa McMahon The 2019 legislative session, in all honesty, did not go as planned. Sadly, our bill was not passed as we had hoped, but that doesn’t mean fun experiences and...

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Help Foster Youth Better the Child Welfare System The Oregon Child Welfare System and Oregon Foster Youth are in crisis. We must come together to ask our legislature to budget money for child welfare – to provide enough caseworkers, to support foster parents,...
OFYC Member Selected to Attend National Workgroup

OFYC Member Selected to Attend National Workgroup

OFYC member Maddy L. travelled to Washington, D.C. in October to participate in a special opportunity. Here’s what she said about her experience: What was the opportunity? Maddy: American Institute for Research (AIR), the Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs...