Midwest Evaluation of the Adult Functioning of Former Foster Youth: Outcomes at Age 19

Presents results from a longitudinal study of youth in Iowa, Wisconsin, and Illinois, comparing outcomes of those still in care at age 19 to the outcomes of discharged youth. Suggests that discharged youth fare worse than their same-age peers across a variety of domains.

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