About this resource

Independent Living (IL) Programs help current and former foster youth reach their independent living goals, providing services for education, employment, housing, budgeting and building a support network to assist youth as they transition to adulthood.

This map will give you contact information by region: http://www.in.gov/dcs/files/Independ%20Living%20Map%202016.pdf


  • Older Youth Initiatives is designed as a continuum of care beginning at age 16 with an extension of foster care until the youth turns 20 years of age and voluntary services as a safety net for older youth age 20-21.