Category Archives: Nebraska

The latest updates Nebraska Foster Youth Council (NFYC)

Summer Update from Project Everlast

Christie Renick/ July 31, 2014/ Nebraska

Summer is a busy time for Project Everlast, FYA’s Nebraska partner. Project Everlast councils from across the state are participating in trainings with the Department of Health and Human Services around the Transitioning into Adulthood: My Records binder. A collaborative group of youth and adults from NDHHS, University of Nebraska-Lincoln-Center for Children Families and the Law, and Project Everlast met last

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Project Everlast comes to the West Coast

Christie Renick/ November 1, 2013/ Leaders 4 Change, Nebraska

We at Project Everlast landed in San Francisco in an airplane Thursday afternoon. On our way to the youth hostel we were traumatized for life by our crazy shuttle driver. We headed to Fisherman’s Wharf and there we were rejuvenated by the beautiful bay! We were no longer thinking about our traumatizing shuttle ride. We then went to the beach where Akeeme swam

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Updates from Nebraska

Christie Renick/ October 4, 2013/ Nebraska

Project Everlast in Nebraska has been working on a handful of important tasks over the last few months. These are a few highlights of some of the great work happening across Nebraska:  Implementation Planning for LB 216 (Extended Supports and Services) Their PEER (Project Everlast Enrichment Retreat) was held in late July and involved work, fun and cooking out. Collaboration and

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Looking Forward in Nebraska

Christie Renick/ September 15, 2012/ Nebraska

Early this month, Action Network trainer, Mitch Findley traveled to Nebraska to work with our State Program Partner, Project Everlast. The Action Network worked with their brand new statewide Leadership Team to develop a work plan for the year and to help create policies and procedures to govern the local councils and statewide group. The Leadership Team  consists of two youth representative from each

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Welcome, Nebraska!

Janet/ August 20, 2011/ Nebraska

The Action Network is pleased to announce our newest Program Partner, the Nebraska Foster Youth Council (NFYC). NFYC has been in existence since 2002 and has accomplished a tremendous amount to improve the lives of foster youth in Nebraska. National Training Team Member, Mitch Findley met with the Leadership Council in April to brainstorm about their goals and will return in November

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