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Growing Up and Aging Out
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Citations

  1. A Call to Action: An Integrated Approach to Youth Permanency and Preparation for Adulthood. Casey Family Services. April 2005.
  2. Families for Life: Powerful, Possible and a Priority for Youth in Foster Care. The 2008 National Convention on Youth Permanence. Annie E. Casey Foundation, Casey Family Services and Casey Family Programs.
  3. Improving Outcomes for Older Children. Casey Family Programs. p. 3. www.casey.org.
  4. Ibid.
  5. Improving Outcomes for Older Children. Casey Family Programs. p. 4. www.casey.org.
  6. Ibid.
  7. Ibid.
  8. Statewide Data Package. AFCARS Longitudinal File maintained by Hornby-Zeller Associates for the PA Department of Public Welfare, Office of Children, Youth and Families.
  9. Ryan, J.P., Marshall, J.M., Herz, D., Hernandez, P.M. Juvenile Delinquency in Child Welfare: Investigating Group Home Effects, 2008.
  10. Festinger, T. No one Ever asked us...A postscript to foster care. New York: Columbia University Press, 1983; McDonald, T., Allen, R., Westerfelt, A., & Piliavin, I.  Assessing the long-term effects of foster care: A research synthesis, 1986. Washington, DC: Child Welfare League of America. Jones, M. A., & Moses, B. West Virginia's former foster children: Their experiences in care and their lives as young adults. New York: Child Welfare League of America. 1984.
  11. Statewide Data Package. AFCARS Longitudinal File maintained by Hornby-Zeller Associates for the PA Department of Public Welfare, Office of Children, Youth and Families.