Philadelphia Colleges Support Aged-Out Foster YouthSeptember 19, 2017 |
by Kim Glovas
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — College is a challenge for the best of students. But what if you are a foster child that has aged out of the system? Four local colleges are stepping up to lend a hand.
Temple, West Chester and Cabrini Universities and the Community College of Philadelphia want to help foster teens heading to college. The schools are partnering with the Field Center for Children’s Policy, Practice and Research at the University of Pennsylvania.