Learn about a peer mentoring program designed by youth like you. EnlightenMENT matches you with a supportive role model who has lived experience.Learn More
A website created for young people, by young people to provide you with the most helpful and accurate information available.Learn More
The Pathways to Academic and Career Exploration to Success (PACES) Program supports current or former foster youth and young adults in their successful transistion to and retention in post-secondary education including career technical education) and worforce readiness.Learn More
The Adolescent Housing Hub (AHH or The Hub) is a real-time database designed to assist youth with placement in a transitional or permanent housing program.Learn More
Budgeting is the management of your money by saving weekly or monthly.Learn More
Physical self-care includes how you fuel your body, how much sleep you get, how much physical activity you engage in, and how well you care for your physical needs.Learn More
Wraparound is emergency funding for eligible young people who were in foster care at age 16 or older or in a DCF adolescent contracted housing program between the ages of 18-21.Learn More
The info you need for education and beyond. Whether navigating high school, applying for financial aid and scholarships or considering the Pathways to Academic and Career Exploration to Success (PACES) program.
What you need to know when you rent an apartment plus the Adolescent Housing Hub and Gap Housing programs.
Information about insurance, finding a doctor, connections for your mental health, helpful apps and info for expectant youth and youth living with HIV/AIDS.
All the info you need as you become independent. Financial Literacy, obtaining important documents, self-care, voting, identity theft and life skills programs
Tips for career exploration, resume and cover letters, finding a job and the interview process.
Explore resources for LGBTQI+ and allies for advocacy, support services, physical & mental health care, and more
Info on services and opportunities for youth aging. The NYTD survey, Wrap Around Services, LifeSet and One Simple Wish are highlighted.
Information on legal rights, what to know when attending court, your casa worker and law guardian, requesting a file and receiving benefits.