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On June 28th, Pennsylvania passed a law, which will create the Fostering Independence Through Education Waiver. Act 16 of 2019 amended the school code to
Pennsylvania is currently considering legislation that will improve the chances of higher education success for students who are or were in the foster care system
To make a successful transition to adulthood, all children need a safe environment, connections to family and supportive adults, and opportunities to gain skills related
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In 2009, Juveniles for Justice focused their annual project on the problems youth face inside juvenile facilities and when they return home from juvenile placements
Learn how youth in foster care in Pennsylvania can pay for college.
Pennsylvania is currently considering legislation that will improve the chances of higher education success for students who are or were in the foster care system

Youth in the child welfare system have health and behavioral health needs that are often greater than youth in the general population. These higher health

This brochure is targeted at youth to inform them of their general rights in the child welfare system.

This brochure is targeted at youth to inform them of their right to stay in care and re-enter care under Act 91.

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This fact sheet answers questions like: What is a delinquent act? What happens to juveniles accused of a delinquent act? What is a summary offense