It's possible to graduate from college debt-free if you take advantage of these resources!
Help youth in care pursue higher education with a variety of statewide resources found in the On-line Resource Directory.
Use the Youth Belong Here Guide to assist workers helping youth in care achieve academic success.

Youth in Care Corner

Are YOU a youth in care wondering about the possibility of going to college? Do you have questions that need answers?

This corner is for youth in out-of-home placement and specifically addresses your needs in exploring a higher education. Wherever you may be in your educational journey this site has the answers that you need! This includes everything from the application process, what to expect in college or training, all the way to paying for college. This site is set up to help you communicate with others who have been in foster care and have successfully made it to college and even graduated. You can hear stories of their journeys and learn from firsthand experiences. Youth in care, we care for you! Let the journey begin!

Please visit the main HESC web site for more information.

Be sure to share this site with the supportive adults in your life!  They can help you use the information and resources here to further your college and career goals.