Older Youth Services
SAFY's Older Youth services promote healthy development and prepare youth emancipating from the foster care and/or juvenile justice system for self-sufficiency and independent living.
3.3 million reports of violence against children each year - resulting in 251,764 new placements in the foster care system, we promise a better life, safety, family, home instead 23,439 age out of care each year.
1 in 5
will become homeless after age 18*
will be employed by age 24*
Less than 3%
will earn a college degree*
of young women will be pregnant by age 21*
1 in 4
will experience PTSD*
Recognizing the importance of healthy family connections, we pursue enduring relationships and a framework for permanency-directed services to improve outcomes for families and children.Tweet #BetterTogetherMatters
*Department of Health and Human Services AFCARS data 2015