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Foster Youth

    • AB12- Extended foster care until age 21
    • Housing Resource- Housing programs available for foster youth
    • Medi-Cal/ Covered till 26- Free Medi-Cal coverage in California if you were in foster care in any state at age 18 or older.
    • CalFresh- monthly benefits to assist low-income households in purchasing food they need to maintain adequate nutritional levels.
    • Independent Living Program (ILP) assists current and former foster youth between the ages of 16 and 21 to achieve self-sufficiency prior to, and after, exiting the foster care system.
    • John Burton Foundation a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of California‚Äôs homeless and foster youth by developing and implementing policy solutions.
    • California College Pathways is a statewide partnership that provides resources and leadership to campuses and community organizations to help foster youth succeed at community colleges and four-year universities.
    • IFoster creates partnerships with existing business and develops resources for foster youth.
            Source: Mt. San Antonio College Reach Program: