Preparing Foster Youth for Adulting

Episode 020: Interview with Dr. Tiffany Lane from Almatine’s Goodies (Wilmington, NC)

October 27, 2020

In this episode, Lynn Tonini interviews Dr. Tiffany Lane, Director/Founder of Almatine's Goodies and Associate Professor at the University of North Carolina, Wilmington. Almatine's Goodies is a program that collaborates with social service agencies, colleges, and universities in the U.S. to provide care packages to former and current foster care youth enrolled in college. Tiffany and Lynn talk about her program, how more positive research is needed to explore the strengths of foster youth, some improvements that the system could make, and more. 

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