Foster Youth, Former Foster Youth, and the Affordable Care Act
FosterClub is conducting a short survey (2 to 5 minutes) about the Affordable Care Act (A.K.A. Obama Care) and its impact on foster youth. If you are under the age of 26, please take a few minutes to provide your feedback regarding this very important issue by going to: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/ACAforfosteryouth.
WA State Governors' Scholarship
The 2014-2015 WA State Governors' Scholarship for Foster Youth application is now open. For more information and to complete the application go to: http://www.collegesuccessfoundation.org/wa/scholarships/governors.
Pregnant and Parenting Youth Peer Mentor Resource
Connections peer mentoring is provided by a former foster youth who was also a teen parent while in foster care. Read more...
Meet the 2013 Washington State Foster Club All-Star!
David Inglish, 2013 Washington State Foster Club All-Star
YouTube Independent Living Program Video
Listen to youth from foster care who participate in the YMCA Independent Living (IL) program in King County share their experience about the skills they learn for transitioning into adulthood. Watch the video
Get contact information on IL programs in your area or to read more about Independent Living. Go to the Independent Living Program webpage
National Youth in Transition Database (NYTD) is a survey for foster youth to share how you're doing as you transition out of foster care. We need your input to help us get better at providing services.
The Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program can help fund tuition, books, housing, transportation and other school-related costs.
Have a question about money, foster care laws, or how to qualify for more help?
Send us an email and we'll answer you within one business day.