Research Highlights: RI Foster Youth Education and Employment Outcomes.

Thank you to Center for Advanced Practice Advisory Group members Dr. Shanna Pearson-Merkowitz from the University of Rhode Island and Dr. Mikaila Arthur from Rhode Island College for their contributions to this research. We are also grateful to  Dataspark and the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training, Rhode Island Department of Children, Youth and Families and the Rhode Island Department of Education, and all involved in this important research project. 

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View recordings of recent seminars hosted by The Center for Advanced Practice.

Spring Discussion Series 2021

Youth Permanency

Racially and Culturally Just Child Welfare

Search & Reunion

Perspectives from Adoptive and Foster Parents

Transracial and Multicultural Families

Perspectives from Adoptees and Former Foster Youth

A Focus on LGBTQ+ in Adoption and Foster Care