CHAMPS In the News

May 29, 2018

  • Blog post: “Helping Foster Parents Be a Healing Force in Young Lives” by Sarah H. Springer, MD, FAAP, published in AAP Voices, the official blog of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Blog post available here.

May 18, 2018

  • Op-Ed: “We Have to Stop Losing Half of Foster Parents in the First Year” by Irene Clements, National Foster Parents Association, published in the Chronicle of Social Change. Op-ed available here.

January 31, 2018

  • Blog post: “The foster care system was unprepared for the last epidemic – let’s not repeat history” by CHAMPS co-chairs Jeremy Kohomban and Jennifer Rodriguez and CHAMPS research partner Ron Haskins. Published by the Brookings Institution. Blog article available here.


CHAMPS Announcements & Advisories

May 18, 2018

  • CHAMPS Action Alert on National Foster Parent Appreciation Day for Child Welfare Agencies, Legislators & Community Leaders.



January 31, 2018 – Campaign Kick-off Event at the Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C. Facebook Live recording here.

June 22, 2017 – CHAMPS Launches at the Annual Conference of the National Foster Parent Association, Houston, TX. Facebook Live recording here.

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