Transition-Aged Youth Related Web sites

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National Center on Youth Transition (NCYT)
Provides and coordinates training and consultation to build the Partnerships for Youth Transition grant site’s capacity in the development, implementation, and enhancement of transition practices, systems, and outcomes for young people with emotional and behavioral difficulties who are between the ages of 14 and 25.

Casey Life Skills
Provides free and easy-to-use tools to help young people prepare for adulthood, including customized learning plans that provide a clear outline of next steps and accompanying teaching resources.

Child Welfare Information Gateway – Independent Living
Offers publications and other resources, as well as links to additional information on and for older children and youth in out-of-home care eligible to receive independent living services to help prepare them for self-sufficiency in adulthood.

Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative
Works to bring together the people, systems, and resources necessary to assist youth leaving foster care in making successful transitions to adulthood through grant making, technical assistance provision, and advocating for improved policies and practices.

National Resource Center for Family-Centered Practice and Permanency Planning – Independent Living/Transition to Adulthood
Includes national and state resources, research briefs, studies, and other publications, events, and more related to supporting young people through the transition to adulthood.

National Resource Center for Youth Development
Increases the capacity and resources of states and tribes to effectively help youth in care establish permanent connections and achieve successful transitions to adulthood and to effectively incorporate youth into all areas of programs and services.

Transition to Independence Process (TIP) System
Designed to assist young people with emotional and/or behavioral difficulties in making a successful transition to adulthood by meeting goals in education, employment, living situation, and community life.

Youth Transition Funders Group
Network of grantmakers whose mission is to help all youth make a successful transition to adulthood by age 25 through collaboration and strategic alliances between stakeholders and interested parties.