The article addresses the challenges faced by youth aging out of foster care, particularly in New York. It highlights the difficulties they encounter when they are suddenly expected to live independently without proper support. It suggests restructuring existing programs to better equip these youth with life skills and external resources.
Portnoy, Louisa Maria
"Improving Outcomes for Youth Aging Out of Foster Care by Increasing the Age and Quality of Care,"
Hofstra Law Review: Vol. 51:
4, Article 7.
Available at: https://scholarlycommons.law.hofstra.edu/hlr/vol51/iss4/7