Leadership Profile: Sonia from Alameda County, CA

Sonia Aldape

Location: Alameda County, CA
Number of Years in Foster Care: 4 Years
Interests: I am a clinical social worker committed to supporting people in their health and wellness goals. I love running, reading and hiking.

Definition of Leadership: My definition of leadership is to present and dedicate oneself in a manner that is admirable and respectable.



Foster Leaders Weekly Update – 3/4/2018

**If you would like to share any event(s), resource(s), or any other update(s) that are beneficial to those transitioning out of foster care or those who are dedicated to guiding them through this transition, please comment on this post with a brief summary, in which states this information is relevant, and link(s) where we can find more information. **

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Notable Updates


Foster Youth Advisory Committee Meeting (Oakland Unified School District)


Discussion on Recruiting more African American Foster Parents and Addressing Racial Disparity in Foster Care
Link: http://youthtoday.org/2018/02/found-black-foster-parents-confronted-racial-disparity-foster-care/