I didn’t post last week because I had a mild concussion after hitting my head with a bike rack. It was fairly undignified.
She has been offered a Board Extension which would ostensibly extend her time in foster care to age 21. She would be eligible for an Independent Living Program, and would get support for school and job placement. She can stay with us or get signed up for another living arrangement. But to get it, she needs to write a letter stating that she wants it and why.
We just hope that in a few years, someone will be writing an article like this NY Times article about Jill.