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Foster Youth Success Initiative (FYSI) College and Financial Aid Resources for Students Pamphlet

Foster Care Transition Toolkit Guide

(Created by the U.S. Department of Education)

What does this toolkit offer?

  • Serves to inspire and support youth currently in foster care and young adults who have aged out of care to pursue college and career opportunities

Who is this toolkit for?

  • Intended to help youth currently in foster care and young adults formerly in foster care access the information and resources needed to begin their transition to young adulthood

Federal Student Aid and Homeless Youth Additional Resources

Resource Name Website
Akerman Academic Excellence Scholarship


Casey Family Programs
Federal Student Aid and Homeless Youth Q&A
Foster Care Counts
Foster Youth Help California
Foundation for California Community Colleges
Foster Kids to College Students: Online Resources

Plumas Crisis Intervention Resource Center
Plumas Rural Services Phone: (530)283-2735

The Foster Care to Success Scholarship Program
United Friends of the Children
Homeless Youth Handbook

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