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Current State of Foster Care

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Current State of Foster Care

Current State of Foster Care

Current State of Foster Care

Only Available in Archive Formats.



Guests:

Antwone Quenton Fisher
*Author, Finding Fish: A Memoir (William Morrow, 2001)

Marcia Lowry
*Attorney, Children's Rights Inc.

Phil Coltoff
*Executive Director, Children's Aid Society of New York City

John Seita
*President, The Evaluation and Advocacy Group (provides consultation for at-risk kids)

More than half a million kids are in foster care and many spend their youths being shuffled from foster home to foster home. Is the foster care system failing the kids it is supposed to protect? This hour on Talk of the Nation, guest host Steve Inskeep talks with former foster kids and child advocates about the state of foster care in America.