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Let It Be Us Interviews Former Youth In Care Turned Author on Mental Health, Foster Care, and Hope

May 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Join us as we interview Brittney Sherell, a former youth in foster care, turned Author of the book entitled A Suitcase and a Dream: My True Story From Foster to Prosper. Brittney came into foster care at the age of 10 and was separated from her siblings. Let It Be Us will be leading the conversation and the speaker will be talking about the importance of mental health, the importance of supportive adults, what it’s like to be a teen in foster care, what it’s like to live in a group home, and more. In part-two of a two-part series, you will hear about Brittney’s journey and learn from her experience. The book is available on Amazon here.


Open to future foster and adoptive parents and current foster and adoptive parents. Each of our recruitment events are led by our expert recruitment team. This event is a webinar, a digital event, and you can attend from the comfort of your own home or your own phone. As a result of attending our ZOOM Webinars if you are inspired to become a foster parent and join our mission, please complete the form on the front page of our website here.

Seating is limited so please register early and please cancel your reservation if you cannot attend – so that others may attend. We expect this event to reach capacity.

Please register on EventBrite. Once registered, you can view the webinar HERE.