Bay Area Lawmaker Seeks 3 Years Of Basic Income For Aged-Out Foster YouthBasic income may be coming to former foster youth who have aged out of the system without finding permanent placement with families.
Woman Leaves Corporate World To Lift Up Foster Youth Through Non-ProfitNationwide data show foster children are far less likely than their peers to go to college, and about half of them become homeless within a year and a half of living on their own. But a Bay Area woman is helping foster youth soar.
California Approves Free Cellphones, Internet for Foster YouthYoung people in California's foster system will get free cellphones and internet access under a unique program approved Thursday that supporters say will bridge a digital divide.
TeenForce Connects South Bay Youth With Jobs
Building For Former Foster Youth In San Francisco Causes ControversyA proposal to build affordable housing in San Francisco's Presidio Heights for youth who are transitioning out of foster care is under review by the Board of Supervisors. Generally, there is wide spread support for the project, but neighborhood residents have also raised some concerns as well.