Behind the Stats: Mark Courtney on His Newest Study on Transition-Age Foster Youth in California
Earlier this summer, Mark Courtney and his team at Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago released the latest installment in his most recent longitudinal study, the California Youth Transitions to Adulthood Study (CalYOUTH).
Slated to Close, Los Angeles Juvenile Detention Camp Will See Second Life as Voluntary Job Training Center
With a dwindling population of youth in its juvenile detention facilities, Los Angeles County will convert a soon-to-be-shuttered juvenile detention camp into a voluntary residential re-entry and vocational training center for so-called “disconnected youth” in the county.
Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts, #6: Requiring Educational-Vocational Specialists
The Imprint is highlighting each of the policy recommendations made this summer by the participants of the Foster Youth Internship Program (FYI), a group of 12 former foster youths who completed congressional internships.