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We created an FAQ to help advocates understand recently issued guidance from the Administration for Children and Families for states addressing some of the challenges

Juvenile Law Center today joined national advocates in urging Congress to take action to help older foster youth in and aging out of foster care
This FAQ provides recommendations for law and policy reform aimed at improving and enhancing the planning and services provided to older youth and the systems of accountability for service delivery and outcomes.
As of January 1, 2014, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) provides Medicaid until age 26 for former foster youth who were enrolled in Medicaid when

Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, you may be eligible for free health insurance in Pennsylvania if you were in foster care when you were

Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, you may be eligible for free health insurance if you were in foster care when you were age 18

What is the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)? Why does the ESSA include protections for students in foster care? This FAQ sheet includes the answers