21.3.7 Post-Secondary Educational Opportunities

Youth 15 years of age or older in foster care with the Children’s Division are to receive a visit to a state university, community or technical college, or an armed services recruiter before being adopted or terminated from foster care per S.B. 205 (2013).  The visit is to include an entry application process, financial support application and availability, career options with academic or technical training, a campus tour, and other information and experience desired by the youth.  The visit is not required if waived by the youth’s Family Support or Treatment Team.

Related Subject: Section 4 Chapter 7.3.8 Educational Support and Intervention

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