Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative

The Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative is a national foundation whose mission is to help youth in foster care make successful transitions to adulthood.Formed by the Annie E.Casey Foundation and Casey Family Programs, the Initiative brings together the people and resources needed to help youth make the connections they need to education, employment, health care, housing, and supportive personal and community relationships.As a grant-making foundation, the Initiative supports successful community-based efforts that create opportunities and build assets for youth leaving foster care through grants, technical assistance, and coalition building with multiple stakeholders. Grants are made to qualified nonprofit organizations or governmental agencies by invitation only.

  • Entry Type: Program/Initiative, Resource
  • Audience For Entry: Professionals
  • Service Area: National
  • Population Served: (Youth) Foster Youth,
  • Services Offered To Youth:
  • Services Offered To Professionals:
  • Services Offered To Families:
  • Subjects: Transition, Policy
  • Systems Addressed:
  • Resource Types Offered: Funding Sources,