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Transforming Foster Care, Ending Youth Homelessness


Our 2021 Annual Report is Here!

2021 was an exciting year for Mockingbird: Our Policy and Advocacy Team had a historic year during the state legislative session with wins like HB 1219; our extended-family foster care model, MOCKINGBIRD FAMILY™, partnered with Oxford University and expanded across the U.S. and the globe; and former Mockingbird Youth Advocates, like David Buck, returned as staff.


A Voice that Matters

Want to know what young people experiencing foster care or homelessness need to succeed? Ask them. Since 2000, The Mockingbird Society has passed over 30 major policy reforms to transform the foster care system and end youth homelessness. 


The work we do, and the people we help

The Mockingbird Society’s mission is to transform foster care and end youth homelessness.

Working in partnership with young people who’ve lived through the systems we’re transforming, we change policies, perceptions, and practices that stand in between any young person and a safe, supportive, stable home.

Our Impact

Learn about the results we get and how we get them.

Notes From Annie

Our Collective Power is Strong

Youth Programs

Youth Leadership and Advocacy.

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