In “Creating Access to Opportunities for Youth in Transition from Foster Care,” the American Youth Policy Forum has highlighted best practices and policies and made recommendations to support youth in transition from foster care in three critical areas of need – sustainable social capital, permanency supports, and access to postsecondary opportunities.
For more information and resources on our project around foster care youth in transition from care, please see the links below.
Webinar, December 18, 2013: Social, Emotional and Physical Well-Being for Youth in Transition from the Foster Care System
Webinar, May 14, 2014: Reaching Postsecondary Success: Pathways for Youth in Transition from Foster Care
Study Tour Resources, Nashville, TN, June 4 – 6, 2014: Policy and Program Supports for Youth In Transition From Foster Care
Discussion Group, October 29, 2014: Creating Post-Secondary Opportunities for Youth in Transition from Foster Care
Capitol Hill Forum, January 30, 2015: Opportunities for Youth in Transition from Foster Care: State Perspectives
Capitol Hill Forum, February 20, 2015: Opportunities for Youth in Transition from Foster Care: Youth Perspectives