We get results.
We pride ourselves on our effectiveness. Whether it's changing policy in Washington state, expanding the Mockingbird Family Model across the country, or working overtime to secure resources for service providers on the frontlines, we are laser-focused. When members of Mockingbird's Youth Programs and families in MOCKINGBIRD FAMILYTM share their stories, lawmakers respond.
Here is just some of the impact we had in 2018:
25,470 hours of respite provided through MOCKINGBIRD FAMILYTM
330 young people engaged as youth advocates
94% of foster parents retained in MOCKINGBIRD FAMILYTM compared to WA state average of 63%
3,800 audience members educated by youth experiencing foster care and homelessness