FAQ

75% of foster youth in Howard County are aged 12-21 years.

80% of these youth live in non-traditional settings without parental support or family modeling (group homes,  residential treatment centers, etc.).

75% of youth have been moved 3 or more times while in care.

70% have changed schools 3 or more times.

There is inadequate public transportation for youth to get to jobs, college or vocational training.