Transitioning from foster care into higher education is not an easy task. Many young adults formerly in foster care have a hard time transitioning to adulthood. The majority of them have some kind of disability, suffer from mental health disorders, do not have a stable home, and many other challenges. We will identify these challenges and discuss possible solutions.
Presenters: Joel Abo, Business Education, and Aubrie Simpson-Gotham, Founder of Fostering Connections St. Johns and Michael Forster, Program Manager FIP