The Archive:
Projects Over the Years

Think of Us has worked to Spark, Support, and Co-Drive work across child welfare since 2017.

Check for Us: National Outreach Campaign

A nation-wide and state-specific outreach campaign to find and connect former foster youth with COVID-19 relief funding.

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Away From Home

An in-depth report on the experiences and perspectives of young people who have recently lived in institutional placements in foster care.

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Aged Out

Youth who age out of foster care experience devastating outcomes, despite increased development of services and supports. In this report we ask, "What are we missing?".

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Virtual Support Services

Virtual support to bridge the gap between the needs of foster youth and families and community resources.

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LA County Quarantine Housing

Redesigning the LA County quarantine housing program for foster youth as an immediate response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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MicroCash Grant COVID-19 Data

Data on 27,000+ current and former foster youth who applied for MicroCash grants during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Federal Engagement: White House

Proximate Policy: working with the Administration to target issues that impact child welfare, youth, and families.

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Foster Youth to Independence Initiative Housing Vouchers

Streamlining processes for foster youth to obtain federal housing vouchers to help them achieve housing stability.

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Federal Engagement: U.S. Congress

Working with Congress to target issues that impact child welfare, youth, and families.

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The Lived Experience Network

The largest community of people with lived experience in child welfare that can be engaged and mobilized at critical moments for systems change.

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