Connections Homes is a faith-based nonprofit organization dedicated to connecting young adults to families. Every year in our country an estimated 85,000 young men and women between the ages of 18 – 24 are living life unconnected to family or any caring stable adult. Connections Homes is committed to changing the outcomes for this forgotten population by connecting them with…
We are a nonprofit, 501C3 Corporation and a residential care facility which provides services for homeless children from 0-17 years of age along with their young mothers. We also provide care and services for homeless girls aging out of the foster care system at 18 years of age. We provide customized “Life Plans” that are designed around the physical, emotional…
EDSI (Educational Data Systems, Inc.) is a national workforce development, talent solutions and consulting company with a passion for helping people and companies in transition. EDSI works with regions, employers and jobseekers to overcome their most challenging obstacles.
The purpose of the study was to describe life experiences of children aging out of the foster care system from the perspectives of adults who have successfully navigated this transition. (Dissertation, Georgia State University)
We assist young adult ages 18-24 with job readiness and job placement, as well as financial literacy. We provide supported transitional housing to young adults who are aging out of foster care, homeless, at-risk of homelessness, or are re-entering the community from a juvenile detention center.services are designed to assist these young adults with housing and employment.
Stars Training Academy, a division of Stars Behavioral Health Group, collaborates with community agencies across North America to provide enriched training and customized consultation to achieve high fidelity and sustainable implementation of evidence-supported and evidence-based practices. The Stars Training Academy serves as the purveyor of the Transition to Independence Process (TIP) Model.
H4T provides guidance for teens in foster or relative foster. Our collaboration with community partners, corporations, and the Georgia Department of Family and Children Services promotes academic, lifestyle and financial excellence for the teens. Training is provided to prepare mentors for working with the youth.
The National Crittenton Foundation is the national umbrella for the Crittenton family of agencies, providing services and support to girls and young women. Crittenton agencies provide a comprehensive mix of gender & culturally-responsive, trauma-informed, developmentally-appropriate, strength-based services to girls, young women and their families impacted by childhood adversity, violence & trauma.