La Youth Transition Network

LA Youth Transition Action Team
Program Name: 
Foster Youth Summer Jobs Plus
Grant Year: 
2008
Grant Type: 
General Community
Grant Amount: 
$25,000
Interest Area: 
Collaborative Grants
Grant Purpose: 

The Foster Youth Summer Jobs Plus program provides foster youth with a six-week summer jobs program.

Description: 

Established in 2005, the Los Angeles Youth Transition Action Team (YTAT) is part of a statewide program to link public and private sectors in supporting the needs of foster youth.  YTAT is designed to ensure healthy outcomes for transitioning foster youth, focusing on the areas of career development, employment, and policy recommendations.