Approximately 26,000 youth age out of foster care each year across the country, most of them eligible…
The Fostering Success Michigan Higher Education Consortium (FSM HEC) is comprised of 17 campus-based support programs from across Michigan who work together to collaborate and advocate to increase postsecondary access and success for youth from experience in foster care. This webinar series highlights the diversity of postsecondary programs and support offered to students in Michigan so that students can determine which school and program best fit their needs. Additionally, professionals can learn more about program offerings and ways to support students.
The MPowering My Success program at UM Flint offers students unique supports within the finances and employent domain that have made them a champion in the work of postsecondary access and success for youth with experience in foster care. Join us as we talk with Kayla Freeman, Life Skills Coach for the MPowering My Success Program as we highlight this important domain.
Fostering Success Michigan is a program of The New Foster Care that aims to increase access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth with experience in foster care. Learn how you can contribute to building a holistic network that insulates (i.e., strengthens protective factors and reduces risks) the education to career "pipeline."Make a Donation