Tag: voice of a foster youth

Celebrating Five Years of Dreaming Big

October, 13, 2015 -

This month, the Transitional Age Youth-Financial Assistance Program (TAY-FAP) is celebrating its five year anniversary with a Resolution from the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors and a celebratory awareness event at FCNI.

How Being the Difference Made a Difference to Me

An FCNI Youth Partner’s Journey
Johnny Segraves
June, 22, 2015

I am a former foster youth who benefited from some of the great programs that the Family Care Network offers. After serving three and half years in the military, I am now working with FCNI, assisting youth who are working towards their life goals.

Journey to Forever; a Foster Youth’s Perspective

Amber S., an FCNI Rehabilitation Specialist and past foster youth
May, 21, 2015

June 3rd, 1998 was the best day of my life, next to the birth of my children and marrying the man of my dreams, of course. On that third day of June, I met and moved in with my new foster family. I didn’t know it at the time, but one day Desiree, Cloy and their two beautiful daughters, Shelby and Kaylee, would become my forever family.

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