Foster parenting has specific challenges I would like to respond to a letter to the editor titled “Foster children should not receive exceptions,” [Northwest Voices, March 18] that was written in response to an op-ed headlined “Allow kids in foster care to age 21” [Opinion, March 15]. I would like to point out that being…More
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Foster children should not receive exceptions I’m very confused about the guest column “Allow kids in foster care to age 21” [Opinion, March 15]. I understand that 18 is the cutoff for paid foster care. But does that mean their foster families throw them out on the streets on their 18th birthday? One would think that…More