Phasing in a New Kind of Foster Youth Support.
Published: September-October 2015
Fostering Families Today
Vol. 15, No. 5 , p. 28-29, 46
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This article highlights the Phased In Project in Texas, a program that assists young adults transition from foster care to adulthood. The program helps youth learn basic life skills during an 18-month program that provides housing, education, medical care, and other services. Plans for expanding the program are described.
Texas; promising practices; aging out; independent living; independent living skills; foster adolescents; housing; education