Gelling, Together as a Family

Tajara and James

"We still wanted them to have a connection to the family." - Tajara and James

When Tajara’s cousin died suddenly from a heart attack, Tajara and James took the leap to provide kinship care to her cousin’s three young children.

Learn More Topic Recap

While approximately 46% of foster youth live in non-relative homes, about 29% live in foster homes with relatives in relationships known as “kinship care.” It only takes one caring family to make a difference in the life of a foster youth. Find out how you can get involved at ToFosterChange.org.

Why Not You?

Fostering or mentoring a young person is a valuable step in positively affecting a youth and your community. It only takes one caring adult to make a difference in the life of a foster youth. Find out how you can get involved at ToFosterChange.org.

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