Homeless Youth Respond To Community Partnerships. Not Silos

Massachusetts judiciary is a get-it-done community.

http://www.mass.gov/ago/news-and-updates/press-releases/2016/ags-office-and-the-boston-casa-program-to-launch-pilot-program-to-support-youth-aging-out-of-foster-care.html  

$40,000 federal investment dollars. An AG Office. Special Advocate Office. And the Judge's Office.

A partnership formed to take a principled stand for our foster care youth transitioning to adulthood.

A principled stand that can help prevent adult youth homelessness in our community. 

60% of former foster care youth transitioning to adulthood experience homelessness within 12 months.

Partnerships within our judicial community for our young people costs zero investment dollars.

Operating in silos for our young people is costly. Expensive. And ineffective.

Massachusetts judiciary is a get-it-done community.