former foster children
Medicaid and CHIP FAQs: Funding for the New Adult Group, Coverage of Former Foster Care Children and CHIP Financing
This brief answers questions concerning federal funding of the new adult group under Medicaid, health coverage of former foster care children, and Children Health Insurance Program (CHIP) financing. To read the full report, please click here.
No One Ages Out: Housing for Youth Aging Out of Care
Amid the many youth aging out of foster care, there are individuals who struggle daily to overcome the challenges of aging out. In 2011, almost 900 youth were between the ages of 18 and 21 years old and had aged out of care in New York City.