“Know your rights”

Overview of the Foster Care System in California

Overview of the foster care system in California - Fact Sheet MORE

A Judge's Rebuke of Immigration Detention

NY Times editorial rebukes immigration detention of familie MORE

Rights of Teen Parents in Foster Care

Fact Sheet on Rights of Teen Parents in Foster Care MORE

Foster Care Benefits

Fact Sheet on Foster Care Benefits available to foster youth. MORE

Medi-cal Coverage Until 26: Health Care for Former Foster Youth

Fact Sheet on Medi-Cal Coverage for former foster youth, including who qualifies, how to sign up and what does it cover. MORE

Educational Rights as a Pregnant or Parenting Teen

Fact sheet on educational rights of pregnant or parenting teens. MORE

Educational Rights of Foster Youth

Fact Sheet on educational rights of foster youth MORE

Legal Rights of Teens in Out of Home Care (2014)

This booklet, based on California law, covers some of the concerns of a youth in out-of-home care, including types of placements, guardianship, independent living, role of the courts, visitation, conf... MORE

Teen Parents' Rights in Out-of-Home Care - YLC Fact Sheet

This fact sheet addresses specific rights a foster youth has as a parent within the foster care system. For a general overview of what rights a parent has when his or her child is deemed a dependent ... MORE

Tools for Advocates - YLC Factsheet

List of programs and resources for anyone working in the area of child welfare and juvenile justice advcacy. MORE

Rights of Teen Parents in the Juvenile Justice System - YLC Fact Sheet

Youth who come in contact with the juvenile justice system may also be parents. This fact sheet addresses what are the youth's rights as a parent within the juvenile justice system. MORE