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Rights and Responsibilities for Children and Youth in Foster Care

While in foster care, you have the right to have appropriate care, supervision, food, clothing, shelter, services, safety, and security. Many of these rights are required by law and Foster Care policy, depending on your age, development level and individual life situation. These rights and responsibilities will help encourage you and support you during your time in foster care.  Click on the link to the right to view the document.

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Fostering Success Michigan is a program of Educate Tomorrow 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." 

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