In order to participate in AB12, you must be: Continue Reading →
Tag Archives | Extended Foster Care
What should you do to get extended foster care benefits?
Talk to your social worker and attorney if you would like to continue to receive foster care benefits after you turn 18. Continue Reading →
What is a transition meeting or conference?
You should get a Transition Planning Conference 90 days before your case closes or 90 days before you turn 18 years old — whichever comes first (OR before you age out of guardianship with a non-related legal guardian). Continue Reading →
What housing options are available after I turn 18?
Under AB 12, you can continue to stay with your current caregiver or live in another foster home.
Who is eligible for AB12?
To receive benefits, eligible youth must have turned 18 after January 1, 2012 and have a foster care/suitable placement order on their 18th birthday. Continue Reading →