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 the Mockingbird Family Model share their stories, lawmakers respond.
Here is just some of the impact we had in 2017:
25,079 of respite hours provided through our Mockingbird Family Model
401 young people engaged as youth advocates
74% retention rate of foster parents in the Mockingbird Family Model
16,971 audience members educated by youth experiencing foster care and homelessness