FAQ for Disney Days 2022

FAQ For Disney Days 2022 To help answer your questions here is the FAQ for Disney Days 2022! Q. How Did Disney Days Start? A. 10 years ago our founder Danny decided to take some kids in foster care to Disneyland for his birthday. Rather than accepting gifts, his friends helped him fundraise and donate towards the… Continue reading FAQ for Disney Days 2022

7 Fun Activities To Stay Cool This Summer With Your Foster Family

7 fun activities to stay cool this summer with your foster family. Enjoy these hot takes from Together We Rise leading foster care nonprofit.

7 Bonding Activities To Do With Your Foster Family

Try these 7 bonding activities to do with your foster family. Together We Rise is a nationwide children’s nonprofit helping foster families.

Five Things Foster Parents Should Know About Safeguarding Kids’ Digital Safety

Foster youth are more vulnerable to digital crime in a number of ways. They face a different set of challenges compared to other children, which means their personal information may be more likely to be compromised online, and are at higher risk of falling victim to identity theft. Additionally, foster youth often move around a… Continue reading Five Things Foster Parents Should Know About Safeguarding Kids’ Digital Safety

Five Things Foster Youth Should Know About Digital Safety

Children have always been attractive targets of digital thieves. They have clean, typically unmonitored credit reports that offer criminals ample time to cause substantial damage to the child’s credit. Often, this fraud goes unnoticed until the victim reaches adulthood and applies for their first credit card, job, home, or anything else that might require a… Continue reading Five Things Foster Youth Should Know About Digital Safety

An Unexpected Adoption Journey

An Unexpected Adoption Journey Have you ever considered adoption? Many people feel a calling to adopt or make the decision as a couple to share their love and forever family. Or sometimes life just throws you a curveball! This is exactly what happened when Tracey received a phone call that led to her unexpected adoption… Continue reading An Unexpected Adoption Journey

Concrete Collaborative Partners With Together We Rise Bringing New Office To Life

Concrete Collaborative Partners With Together We Rise Bringing New Office To Life Together We Rise is constantly growing and adapting to the needs of the foster care community. Thanks to our supporters we’ve been able to expand our HQ in Brea, creating a multipurpose space for events and resources. Danny, our founder, and CEO is… Continue reading Concrete Collaborative Partners With Together We Rise Bringing New Office To Life

Blended Family Fosters and Adopts Five Siblings

Blended Family Fosters and Adopts Five Siblings Looking after a big family can be hard work but it can also be immensely rewarding. Just ask Kevin and Roberta! These two married in November 2020 and brought their four children together to create a happy blended family. But the adventure didn’t stop there! Kevin and Roberta… Continue reading Blended Family Fosters and Adopts Five Siblings

Moms Going Through Reunification

Moms Going Through Reunification Mother’s Day is a special day to celebrate all mothers. But for moms going through reunification it can be a difficult time. The weeks leading up to Mother’s day can be a bittersweet reminder of the time lost with their children. Every day can be a small battle to meet their… Continue reading Moms Going Through Reunification

Q&A With Former Foster Youth Turned Author Jessica C.

With Foster Care Awareness Month just around the corner, we wanted to lift the voices of former foster youth. Part of the goal of Foster Care Awareness Month is to shed light on the lived experiences of those who’ve been in the foster care system. Today we spoke with Jessica C. an author and advocate… Continue reading Q&A With Former Foster Youth Turned Author Jessica C.