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STATEMENT ON FLORIDA SCHOOL SHOOTING
LEADERSHIP ADVICE: RESPONSIBLE SMARTPHONE USE
After years of being restricted from receiving Medicaid up to 26 years old if they moved out of state, former foster youth may now be able to do so, thanks to the Health Insurance for Former Foster Youth Act.
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Those aging-out of Colorado foster care are helped by housing vouchers.
Senate Bill 231 is now heading to the desk of the Governor. This bill is expected to provide a tax credit to those who hire young adults from state care.
Transportation Really Is Possible (TRIP) pilot program is available to help foster youth with costs associated with acquiring a driver’s license
Mike McCready from Pearl Jam worked with 4 young adults from foster care to create a song
The former campus for the West Virginia University Institute of Technology will now provide students transitioning out of foster care with an opportunity to earn two-year degrees and live on-campus at no cost to them.