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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.

PDF Guide: . and a Foster Care Guide:


  • A youth who has been placed in a MDHHS supervised eligible foster care or juvenile justice placement after his/her 14th birthday, and meets all other criteria, is eligible for YIT until his/her 21st birthday