Foster Youth

 

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California Guardian Scholars Program

Moorpark College participates in the Foster Youth Success Initiative to assist connecting these students with support services and financial aid they need to achieve their academic goals.  Foster youth and former foster youth may contact the Foster Youth Liaison at Moorpark College for more information.

If you are a current or former foster youth and would like more information about Financial Aid at Moorpark College, please contact:

Anaisa Alonzo

Financial Aid Specialist

Office: 805-553-4701    Email: aalonzo@vcccd.edu

Scholarship and Grant Opportunities for Foster Youth

Chafee Grants up to $5000 available for former foster youth.
Apply Now (www.chafee.csac.ca.gov)

Foster Youth Resources

ifoster(https://www.ifoster.org/)

Ventura County Food Banks (https://foodshare.com/)

Tay Tunel for youth ages 18-25 ( https://www.ventura.org/departments/hsa/community-events/opportunities-for-youth-community-events/tay-tunnel-walk-in-center/)

California Department of Social Services

https://www.cdss.ca.gov/inforesources/california-foster-youth-education-resource-hub


Casey Family Programs

(http://www.casey.org)
Foster Youth Help

(http://www.fosteryouthhelp.ca.gov/)
California Office of the Ombudsman

https://fosteryouthhelp.ca.gov/

Free cell phones for foster youth

https://fosteryouthhelp.ca.gov/iFoster/