Attend a Silver Lining Mentoring event! Whether you’re interested in becoming a mentor, looking to learn more about foster care, or working to improve your organization’s mentoring program, we have an event for you. Check back often!




September 29, 2022 Mentoring Foster Youth: Clinical Support Options for Programs Serving Youth in Foster Care
Young people are experiencing mental health concerns at an increasing rate. Yet it’s neither feasible, nor necessarily appropriate, for every mentoring program to add clinically-trained staff. This course will present considerations and options for mentoring program staff or Technical Assistance providers to access clinically-informed professional guidance for informing match support conversations.

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October 12, 2022

3pm ET

Fostering Progress: Institute Office Hours
Fostering Progress teaches best practices for mentoring youth in foster care and providing practical resources/tools in the field of youth mentoring. This interactive session will help guide participants through the process of determining what specific needs their organization has in terms of training and technical assistance. We will respond to your program’s questions and discuss the specific steps to apply for no cost technical assistance with Silver Lining Institute.

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October 20, 2022
12pm ET
Advocating for Students Experiencing Homelessness in Massachusetts
This webinar is part of a series hosted by SchoolHouse Connection and its Policy Fellows for residents of targeted states who want to learn more about youth homelessness issues and convenient ways they can advocate for effective policy change, and get others in their community to do the same.

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