There is a high prevalence of health issues in children living in foster care.
This resource explains how to decide whether it is necessary to tell an employer about a mental health disability and when to disclose that information if it is. The resource also gives suggestions about how to tell an employer about a mental health disability. Finally, background information is shared about the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and what it says about informing employers about mental health disabilities.
Fostering Success Michigan is a program of The New Foster Care that aims to increase access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth with experience in foster care. Learn how you can contribute to building a holistic network that insulates (i.e., strengthens protective factors and reduces risks) the education to career "pipeline."Make a Donation