Overview of the foster care system in California – Fact Sheet
NY Times editorial rebukes immigration detention of familie
Fact Sheet on Rights of Teen Parents in Foster Care
Fact Sheet on Foster Care Benefits available to foster youth.
Fact Sheet on Medi-Cal Coverage for former foster youth, including who qualifies, how to sign up and what does it cover.
Fact sheet on educational rights of pregnant or parenting teens.
Fact Sheet on educational rights of foster youth
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, confidentiality, pregnancy, money, religion, driving, emancipation and rights and responsibilities of youth in out-of-home care, group or foster homes
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 within the court’s jurisdiction, please see: Overview of the Foster Care System.
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.
List of programs and resources for anyone working in the area of child welfare and juvenile justice advcacy.