Great story out of about the need for resources that will help foster-youth succeed in college.
“There is not a safety net if they run out of money or if they have a bad day,” she said. They don’t have what most students have. Most student have the family safety net that absorbs them during tough times. They have the stresses of college and then on top of that they have the challenges of trying to repair lost relationships with family, case workers, and the difficulty of healing from abuse, neglect and separations that happen in the foster care experience.”