Policy and Practice Recommendations

By the Annie E. Casey Foundation

April 26, 2015

Summary

This report identifies 24 policy and practice recommendations for lawmakers to consider as they work to improve the lives of youth moving through and out of foster care. It is a product of the Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative.      

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Key Takeaway

The goal: ensure that all youth in foster care make successful transitions to adulthood

The game plan: Improve policies and practices in seven key areas to give young men and women the assistance they need to succeed after transitioning out of foster care. 

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