Aging Out of Foster Care: Discussion and Questions and Answers by the Panel
Every year, thousands of young men and women age out of the foster care system lacking the stability and life skills to prepare them to live as productive adults. Many of these youths will find themselves without a high school degree and unable to secure gainful employment, which can lead to homelessness, poverty and entry into the criminal justice system. This session highlighted innovative approaches states are taking to protect foster care children and provide hope to those who find themselves rapidly aging out of the foster care system..
Aging Out of Foster Care
Friday, December 11, 2015
Sponsored by the CSG Interbranch Affairs Committee
Discussion and Questions and Answers by the Panel