Youth Advisory Board

Meet our Youth Advisory Board

  • Alexis Obinna
    Alexis Obinna
  • Elizabeth Wolf
    Elizabeth Wolf
  • Crystal Yanez
    Crystal Yanez
  • Christina Ruiz
    Christina Ruiz
  • Cindy Evans
    Cindy Evans
  • Jaci Cortez
    Jaci Cortez
  • Jennifer Myers
    Jennifer Myers

The Los Angeles Reproductive Health Equity Project for Foster Youth (LA RHEP) convenes a Youth Advisory Board that is made up of current and former foster youth who reside in LA County. They are passionate about lending their voice and expertise to change the current landscape of the foster care system with a focus on sexual and reproductive health. In order to participate on the Youth Advisory Board, you must meet the following criteria:

Be between the ages of 18 and 26 at the time of the application;

Be a current or former foster youth (all sexual orientations, genders, and gender identities);

Reside in the state of California;

Have an interest in improving reproductive and sexual health care services for foster youth;

Youth with experience using birth control, pregnant and formerly pregnant youth, parenting youth, LGBTQ youth, & youth who are fathers are strongly encouraged to apply.

Youth Advisory Board Applications have closed!