Foster youth who received the laptops reported better quality relationships with their biological families, improved feelings of social connectedness and a more positive outlook on life, according to the survey. “It’s not just an emotional help, but academic performance is impacted and social connections as well,” Wechsler said. “It’s more […]

Helping Foster Youth, One Laptop at a Time

  #FosterCareCounts! The WhiteHouse is hosting the first ever Foster Care & Technology Hackathon #WHFosterYouth #HackFosterCare Check it out! https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2016/05/26/fact-sheet-first-ever-white-house-foster-care-technology-hackathon  

White House Foster Care & Technology Hackathon