The Best Ways to Help Young Adults with Disabilities Transition Out of Foster Care

May 02, 2019

Studies show that young adults who have at least one caring adult consistently present fare much better throughout the transition process.

Here are some tips for transition planning for youth in foster care, from Integrity, a community services organization in Arkansas. Their recommendations include addressing housing, medical care, ongoing support, and academic and vocational goals to help maximize success in the adult world. Are there similar organizations in your community who work with foster youth in these critical areas?

Image of young girl sitting across from unseen person holding a clipboard.


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