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Providing Medicaid to Youth Formerly in Foster Care under the Chafee Option

October 31, 2012
ASPE Report Providing Medicaid to Youth Formerly in Foster Care under the Chafee Option: Informing Implementation of the Affordable Care Act November 2012 By: Michael R. Pergamit, Marla McDaniel, Vicki Chen, Embry Howell, Amelia Hawkins

Housing Assistance for Youth Who Have Aged Out of Foster Care

June 17, 2012
Each year the Chafee Foster Care Independence Program provides $140 million for independent living services to assist youth as they age out of foster care and enter adulthood. Under this formula grant program, states are provided allocations and allowed to use up to 30 percent of program funds for room and board for youth ages 18 to 21 who have left care.
Research Brief

Mental Health of Vulnerable Youth and their Transition to Adulthood: Examining the Role of the Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice, and Runaway/Homeless Systems

August 30, 2009
  ASPE RESEARCH BRIEF The Mental Health of Vulnerable Youth and their Transition to Adulthood: Examining the Role of the Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice, and Runaway/Homeless Systems August 2009

Vulnerable Youth and the Transition to Adulthood: Youth from Low-Income Families

July 14, 2009
  ASPE FACT SHEET Vulnerable Youth and the Transition to Adulthood Youth from Low-Income Families July 2009 This Research Brief is part of a larger project:Vulnerable Youth and the Transistion to Adulthood

Vulnerable Youth and the Transition to Adulthood: Youth from Distressed Neighborhoods

July 14, 2009
  ASPE FACT SHEET Vulnerable Youth and the Transition to Adulthood Youth from Distressed Neighborhoods July 2009 This Research Brief is part of a larger project:Vulnerable Youth and the Transistion to Adulthood

Vulnerable Youth and the Transition to Adulthood: Multiple Pathways Connecting to School and Work

July 14, 2009
  ASPE RESEARCH BRIEF Vulnerable Youth and the Transistion to Adulthood Multiple Pathways Connecting to School and Work July 2009 This Research Brief is part of a larger project:Vulnerable Youth and the Transistion to Adulthood

Vulnerable Youth and the Transition to Adulthood: Second-Generation Latinos Connecting to School and Work

July 14, 2009
  ASPE RESEARCH BRIEF Vulnerable Youth and the Transistion to Adulthood Second-Generation Latinos Connecting to School and Work July 2009 This Research Brief is part of a larger project:Vulnerable Youth and the Transistion to Adulthood

Coming of Age: Employment Outcomes for Youth Who Age Out of Foster Care Through Their Middle Twenties

March 14, 2008
Coming of Age: Employment Outcomes for Youth Who Age Out of Foster Care Through Their Middle Twenties Prepared by: The Urban Institute with subcontractors, University of California Berkeley and University of North Carolina Chapel Hill