Approximately 26,000 youth age out of foster care each year across the country, most of them eligible…
The webinar includes information about FSM and how Collective Impact Strategy is being utilized to increase post-secondary education access and success for students from foster care.
Those new to the topic, receive information emphasizing the need for campus-based support, highlighting helpful tools and the how-to's of program development. This webinar was co-sponsored by the Michigan Community College Association, with the goal of encouraging community colleges and universities that do not already have such a program in place to consider starting a campus-based support program for students from foster care.
Addionally, a guide is being created by FSM about how to create a campus support program. This guide should be available near the end of 2014.
To learn more and to access the webinar recording please open the attachment on the right-hand side of the screen.
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