A New Deal for Transition Age Foster Youth in California: A Policy Roadmap for Ensuring a Resilient Recovery after COVID-19.

This policy brief calls upon policymakers at every level to prioritize the immediate and long-term needs of transition age youth who are in foster care or have recently emancipated from foster care. In times of health and prosperity, foster youth lag behind their peers in educational attainment and employment, and they are more likely to experience homelessness.i Without immediate action, the effects of the current public health crisis will certainly worsen these outcomes. Youth Law Center. 2020  CLICK HERE