Empowering Current and former foster youth to take responsibility of their own individual lives and become productive members of society. Our organization provides wrap around support services and transitional housing for current and former foster youth including peer mentor support and life skills coaching for a lifetime.
RMYA’s TurningPoint program opened in 1999 to serve youth aging out of foster care in a residential setting. Former and extended foster youth (18-24 years) live in 6 houses and receive life and job skills, counseling, and assistance with education, health & social service resources, and referrals.
Ohio foster care youth, alumni and allies are currently working to collect and share resources to support foster care youth and alumni in need of services. Our goal is for youth throughout Ohio to know their rights, and to be better informed of local and statewide resources to support and prepare them during their transition from foster care to adulthood.
Foster Nation engages the community to support and empower foster youth aging out of the system to become self-sufficient. Our career mentors help foster youth become even more amazing than they already are by honing their professional skills as they prepare to become self sufficient young adults.
The purpose of the Discover Your Path Tour is to inspire and help at risk youth across the country who had a similar upbringing to Noah’s. Through shelter visits, Noah hopes to share the story of how his bike saved his life and inspire communities to donate to shelters. Discover Your Path is seeking help to build the foundation for their…
Project Meet Me Halfway is a campaign I launched on January 1, 2010 — the day I began walking halfway across America — from Nashville, Tennessee to Phoenix, Arizona — to raise awareness to the plight of the nearly 30,000 foster children aging out of foster care into homelessness every year in America.