Archive for: November, 2015

New study explores the mentoring in youth transitioning out of foster care

by JessicaLaShawn

New study explores the mentoring in youth transitioning out of foster care Background “Former system youth,” or young adults transitioning out of foster care, mental health, child welfare, and juvenile systems, experience poorer documented outcomes in domains of education, employment, and mental health. For these young adults who also have mental health challenges the need…