Author Archives: Elizabeth Maxon

Back to School: Local Resources for Foster Kids & Families

It’s that time of the year!  September can become expensive with the need for back-to-school supplies, so we would like to share a few resources for families seeking assistance with school readiness this fall. Firstly, we are delighted to share … Continue reading

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Interview: Donald Sheets, Foster Parent Support Coordinator at 211 Info

We recently had the opportunity to interview Don Sheets, who began working at 211 Info as the foster parent support coordinator earlier this year.  The 211Info Foster Parent Support Line is open 24/7 as a source of support for Oregon … Continue reading

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Multnomah County Resources for LGBTQ Youth & Allies

Here in Portland, we are fortunate to have many organizations who create safe spaces for LGBTQ youth and their families, as well as provide learning resources, support groups, and databases for those seeking LGBTQ-friendly providers of all kinds. Nationally, many … Continue reading

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