Health care
Extended foster care
Education: College / Higher Ed
Life skills
Independent Living Program

Arkansas Youth Services

About this resource

We know your time in foster hasn’t been easy. And we know you want to grow up and be your own person. Our goal is to make sure you have the information to make the best choice for you. We hope you’ll take advantage of the opportunities talked about here. At least have a conversation with your caseworker, TYS coordinator, attorney ad litem, or any adult you trust about the options. If you have any questions, just reach out.


Teens In Foster Care, This Page Is For You!

We want to make sure you have the support you need to be successful in life. Becoming a young adult is tough enough without the natural life lessons and supports that a parent would provide. We hope this information is useful to help guide you through the available options