DOWNLOAD BROCHURE. A Difficult Transition While legally an adult at the age of 18, for most people, the transition to independence is a gradual one. During these transition years, young people's families provide financial assistance, help them decide on a career and/or support them while they learn how to live on their ...
Brings together the people, systems, and resources necessary to help youth in foster care make successful transitions to adulthood by making grants, providing technical assistance, and advocating for improved policies and practices. Program Instructions Related to Independent Living Children's Bureau, U.S. Department ...
Resources provide information on types of programs that serve youth aging out of out-of-home care, as well as tools and strategies for improving transition to adulthood and Independent Living programs.
Independent Living Program. The Independent Living Program provides individual and group counseling and planning and assists young people in transitioning to independence. If you'd like to support the Independent Living Program by making a donation of items needed by the program, click HERE to view our Wish List.
Transitional Living Program. Male High School Student Using Phone On School Campus. The Transitional Living Program (TLP) at Promise House equips homeless youth ages 16 through 21 years old with the skills and education necessary to become independent, productive adults. The program's goal is to help formerly ...
The Supervised Independent Living program supports youth in finding an apartment, signing a lease, and obtaining services such as utilities. Valley Youth House provides funding for monthly rent, utilities, transportation, and groceries. Funding is provided on a step down basis where youth assume increasing levels of ...
Family Care for Children & Youth helps the young adults of PA with our independent living program, developing all the skills necessary to succeed.
Feb 3, 2015 ... Youth transitioning out of foster care and into adulthood need many supports to navigate the challenges they face. Over the past three decades, federal child welfare policy has significantly increased the availability of those supports. In 1999, the Foster Care Independence Act amended Title IV-E of the ...
The purpose of Youth Homes' Transitional & Independent Living Programs is to provide care and services to adolescents ages 16–18 who are not able to return to or live in their family's home or another home setting for a variety of reasons.