This webinar for young people who have experienced foster care and/or adoption, adoptive and foster parents, and leaders interested in child welfare advocacy teaches how personal stories can be powerful advocacy tools. This session addresses why personal stories can make a difference and best practices for telling or writing your own stories to achieve system change and also discusses how groups and agencies can plan for parent and youth advocacy efforts while also preparing and supporting their advocates.

Presented by Kayla VanDyke and Kim Stevens, NACAC program manager. Recorded November 29, 2017.

Resources shared in webinar: resource 1 and resource 2.

Categories: Advocacy, Sharing Personal Stories, Training, Youth Advocacy

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