"Aging Out" of Foster Care in Texas
Authored By: Texas Foster Youth Justice Project
Aging out of Foster Care in Texas
The Texas Foster Youth Justice Project helps current and former foster youth in Texas understand their legal rights and seeks to educate the general public about the legal needs and concerns of foster youth. This guide, by the Texas Foster Youth Justice Project, gives thorough information about the rights of those in foster care, preparing to live independently, education, employment, housing, marriage, divorce and children, healthcare and public benefits, voting, money management, criminal laws for those under 18, identification documents, credit, green cards and military service.