The Blind Eye of LGBTQ Youth in Foster Care

The progress toward equality for people that identify as LGBTQ in the United States has made great strides in recent years. As the discussion opens up to more people, many are beginning to… Continue reading

Tips for Teenagers Dealing with Depression or Social Anxiety

ISOLATION. LONELINESS. GRIEF. These are only a few words to describe what its like for someone going through depression or social anxiety. Feeling as though you’ve lost your meaning of life is perhaps… Continue reading

NYAP joins forces with Organizations to combat unjust separation of Immigrant Families

NYAP joins forces with other organizations to call out and combat unjust separation of immigrant families in the United States.

Foster Care Month- “Fostering those with Special Needs in West Virginia”

As National Foster Care Month draws to a close, it’s inspiring to see the countless stories and articles that have come to light from all over the world. Here at NYAP we’ve made… Continue reading

Three Reasons Why You’re a Foster Parent

The celebration of National Foster Care Month continues to remind all of us how important the world of foster care really is. The decision to fully commit yourself to another individual’s life is… Continue reading

Foster Care Month- Two Truth’s and a Lie on Foster Parenting

Two truths and a lie on foster parenting

Foster Care Month: Ray’s Story

Former Foster Care kid overcomes obstacles to become Foster Care Treatment Advocate

Illinois’ State Task Force on Developing Opportunities for Youth and Young Adults who are Jobless and/or Out-of-School

CHICAGO–Yesterday, National Youth Advocate Program, Inc. had the privilege of hosting the Illinois State Task Force on Developing Opportunities for Youth and Young Adults who are jobless and/or out of school.   The… Continue reading

FREE Ohio Foster Care Recruitment & Retention Bootcamp

Join other Ohio recruiters to learn how to find foster homes and keep them open!

January- National Mentoring Month

January is National Mentoring Month. How are you able to contribute and mentor those around you?