Fostering Change for Children

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Fostering Change for Children (formerly CT WOCAT) is a family-focused, non-profit that is dedicated to finding innovative ways to provide a positive impact on the child welfare system.

To start the new year strong, Children's Corps is challenging its members to try some new strategies for building self c...
01/02/2024

To start the new year strong, Children's Corps is challenging its members to try some new strategies for building self care through the month of January. Whether it's getting in motion, connecting with others, or making time for yourself, every day is an opportunity to center wellness and try out a new habit for the new year! Follow along and join us!

Building trust can take time and persistence. This Corps Member consistently showed up in her early interactions with th...
12/22/2023

Building trust can take time and persistence. This Corps Member consistently showed up in her early interactions with this teen and was able to eventually create a connection and start some great work together. This commitment is in service of a larger goal of supporting children and families with the ultimate goal of finding safe and loving homes for everyone.

Please consider donating to our Holiday Giving Campaign (link in bio)

Everyone has different goals and for this teen, it was all about independent living. We all know that it's hard to do th...
12/15/2023

Everyone has different goals and for this teen, it was all about independent living. We all know that it's hard to do these things on your own which is where our Corps Members come in, supporting teens, children, and families as they work to achieve their goals.

Please consider donating to our Holiday Giving Campaign (link in bio).

One of the goals of our work is reunifying families and ensuring that every child has a safe and loving home.          P...
12/08/2023

One of the goals of our work is reunifying families and ensuring that every child has a safe and loving home.

Please consider donating to our Holiday Giving Campaign (link in bio)
https://www.classy.org/give/543023/ #!/donation/checkout

Whether we're supporting a mother, a parent, a youth, child, or family, the goals are still the same, show up consistent...
12/01/2023

Whether we're supporting a mother, a parent, a youth, child, or family, the goals are still the same, show up consistently, collaborate to achieve their identified goals and ensure ongoing safety and wellbeing of children. The unwavering support that the corps members recieve allows them to be successful and acheive goals.

Please consider donating to our Holiday Giving Campaign (link in bio)
https://www.classy.org/give/543023/ #!/donation/checkout

This holiday season, please consider partnering with FCFC to ensure that every child has the opportunity to live with a ...
11/28/2023

This holiday season, please consider partnering with FCFC to ensure that every child has the opportunity to live with a safe and loving family.

Holiday Giving: https://www.classy.org/give/543023/ #!/donation/checkout

Many of our Children's Corps members remain in their positions after they become alumni. Nadira, a recent alum from the ...
10/04/2023

Many of our Children's Corps members remain in their positions after they become alumni. Nadira, a recent alum from the Summer Class of 2021, reflected on her time in Children's Corps as well as a recent success with a family.

A great week in Washington DC with like minded colleagues. The workforce in child welfare is critical to support childre...
09/24/2023

A great week in Washington DC with like minded colleagues. The workforce in child welfare is critical to support children and families !

Eternally grateful for sharing your wisdom with us! Thank you NCWWI Advisory Board members!

During Child Welfare Appreciation Week, we want to give a standing ovation to all of our Children's Corps members. We ar...
09/12/2023

During Child Welfare Appreciation Week, we want to give a standing ovation to all of our Children's Corps members. We are immensely grateful for the hard work and dedication you demonstrate on a regular basis. We could not do this work without you!! Thank you, thank you, thank you!!

At Children's Corps we believe in providing unwavering support to all our members because we know that with the right su...
08/28/2023

At Children's Corps we believe in providing unwavering support to all our members because we know that with the right support, people are unstoppable.

A job that matters with the support to make a difference.Support Specialists are CC alumni who provide unwavering suppor...
08/16/2023

A job that matters with the support to make a difference.

Support Specialists are CC alumni who provide unwavering support to all current Children's Corps members through coaching, mentorship, professional development, and social events. 

Please join us in welcoming the Children’s Corps Class of 2023! They have officially completed the Children’s Corps Pre-...
08/04/2023

Please join us in welcoming the Children’s Corps Class of 2023! They have officially completed the Children’s Corps Pre-Service Training Academy. During July they participated in a variety of training topics, explored the city together, and spent time at their placement agencies learning about the various aspects of their job. We are excited to see all the wonderful things they will do alongside families and children impacted by child welfare.

Swipe right to see what some of them had to say about training experience.

What do you think ?
07/23/2023

What do you think ?

[1-Pager] Impact of individual, supervisory and organizational factors on organizational culture and caseworker retention: http://bit.ly/1g8fmYZ

Thanks to everyone who has donated already! We just reached 20% of our goal. We would love for you to donate and share i...
05/17/2023

Thanks to everyone who has donated already! We just reached 20% of our goal.

We would love for you to donate and share in celebration of Barry's 60th birthday.

This is a big year! I'm turning 60, entering my 35th year of service in child welfare, and getting ready to launch a new workforce retention program nationwide with the Fostering Change for Children team. I've spent more than half of my career building FCFC with a small and mighty team of dedi...

Having a state ID is vital in accessing resources like housing and jobs. The process can be complicated and overwhelming...
05/10/2023

Having a state ID is vital in accessing resources like housing and jobs. The process can be complicated and overwhelming which is exactly why we value the persistence and creativity of Children's Corps members who work diligently alongside the families they support.


Karen was named JCCA's Rookie of the Year because of how highly her families speak of her! We are extremely proud of Kar...
04/28/2023

Karen was named JCCA's Rookie of the Year because of how highly her families speak of her! We are extremely proud of Karen and the work she does!

Relationships are vital to success. Ben worked diligently to build trust with one of the teens he supports to increase a...
03/29/2023

Relationships are vital to success. Ben worked diligently to build trust with one of the teens he supports to increase attendance at school and meeting more regularly.

Family and family connections are the top predictors of children being able to leave foster care. Children's corps membe...
03/24/2023

Family and family connections are the top predictors of children being able to leave foster care. Children's corps members work to support family connections knowing that everyone wins.

From the bottom of our hearts, thank you, thank you, thank you!!
03/17/2023

From the bottom of our hearts, thank you, thank you, thank you!!

Collaborating so that families can spend more time with their children is why we do this work. Karen knows how important...
03/11/2023

Collaborating so that families can spend more time with their children is why we do this work. Karen knows how important that work is to this parents' overall success.

Children's Corps believes that providing unwavering support is the key to long term success for child welfare workers. A...
03/02/2023

Children's Corps believes that providing unwavering support is the key to long term success for child welfare workers. Ashley, CC S2021 and Kristle, CC S2016 were both placed at SCO Family of Services. They have developed a strong bond and support system together. Ashley was recently promoted and will be taking everything she learned from Kristle, into her new role as a supervisor developing those supportive relationships with people on her team!

Please join us in congratulating the newest Corps Class of graduates!! The Winter Class of 2021 recently celebrated thei...
02/08/2023

Please join us in congratulating the newest Corps Class of graduates!! The Winter Class of 2021 recently celebrated their graduation and joined the alumni community. We can’t wait to see what wonderful things you do next!!

According to data from Hunger Feed America, the number of individuals and children experiencing food insecurity has been...
02/01/2023

According to data from Hunger Feed America, the number of individuals and children experiencing food insecurity has been on the rise since 2020. Today, 1 in 4 children experience food insecurity. Obtaining food vouchers supports individuals and families in gaining access healthy foods as well as other essentials.

Helping families reunite is one of the most important elements of child welfare. Children’s Corps members collaborate wi...
01/26/2023

Helping families reunite is one of the most important elements of child welfare. Children’s Corps members collaborate with children and family to make that a reality. If you would like to be a part o f Children’s Corps, please follow the link in our website to apply.

If you're planning on graduating in 2023 and don't know what's next, Children's Corps might be for you! Children's corps...
01/05/2023

If you're planning on graduating in 2023 and don't know what's next, Children's Corps might be for you! Children's corps will match you with a child welfare organizations in NYC. No prior experience is necessary as our team will guide you through a pre-service training academy and provide ongoing support throughout your two-year commitment. Visit the link in bio or go to fosteringchangeforchildren.org/apply-cc to find a link to our application. Round 1 closes Feb 22, 2023.

Individualized care is something that we are known for here at Children's Corps. Whether it's coaching and supporting so...
12/19/2022

Individualized care is something that we are known for here at Children's Corps. Whether it's coaching and supporting someone during the application and interview process, supporting someone in having a challenging conversation, or helping them plan for next steps after they complete their two-year commitment, we've got you covered. We look forward to reviewing your application and meeting you at a virtual interview day. Apply today at: https://www.fosteringchangeforchildren.org/apply-cc

We are so proud of our Children’s Corps members and alumni, who make a difference in the lives of children and families ...
12/15/2022

We are so proud of our Children’s Corps members and alumni, who make a difference in the lives of children and families every day! Thanks for all your hard work this year.

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Want to support Children’s Corps? Donate to our holiday giving campaign and share it with your friends and family. Link in bio.

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We encourage our Children's Corps members to reflect on their successes year-round. Keep an eye on our page this month f...
12/07/2022

We encourage our Children's Corps members to reflect on their successes year-round. Keep an eye on our page this month for more of their stories!

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