In this course, you can expect to learn:
The role of youth engagement in transition planning
The Federal legal/legislative requirements for transition plans
What a transition plan should include
How to use the FosterClub Transition Toolkit
Watch this video of former FosterClub Board Member with lived experience Nicole Dobbins discuss transition & youth engagement.
Review "Working With Youth to Develop a Transition Plan", provided by the Child Welfare Information Gateway.
Review the FosterClub Transition Toolkit. The publication is designed to help foster youth develop a transition plan. As a foster parent, you can introduce a young person to this tool and help them complete it.
Join the discussion in the comments below to answer the following question:
What major concerns have you heard from youth in your care about transitioning out of foster care?