Rachel, Aged 16, Needs Parents

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On May 23, 2018
Share This: If you have a foster care license and would like to parent a 16 year old girl please fill out our Inquiry Form below.  Rachel is transgender and needs parents who are accepting.  She is also in need of parents who will champion her through school.  Single mothers, married couples, and same gender […]
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Mentor Children in Foster Care – Enroll Now – Chicago and Northern Illinois

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On February 7, 2018
Share This: Join our exclusive team of Mentors and Educational Mentors at Let It Be Us. We serve the older children within the Illinois foster care system as well as those children living in foster care group homes. We focus on the children who are older and who most likely will never be adopted. Our […]
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Let It Be Us Interviews Denise Tenyer, Mentor to a Young Adult Living in Foster Care and On His Own

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On September 26, 2017
Share This: Denise Tenyer is a proud mother of three grown children and a thrilled grandmother of four.  She is a State of Illinois certified teacher who owns Learning Trek Academy, a Barrington based reading readiness-early literacy academy for young children ages 3 and older.  Her interest and involvement with volunteerism and advocacy has taken […]
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Be an Educational Mentor – High School Degrees are Important

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On August 15, 2015
Share This:   50% of children in Illinois the foster care system leave without a high school degree, the result of disrupted educations caused by multiple moves between foster homes and group homes. In the U.S. we see a high school degree as basic and the beginning of an education that will sustain us and […]
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