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January 02, 2014

Learn How the Affordable Care Act Can Help Former Foster Youth in Pennsylvania Now!

posted by Juvenile Law Center

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) includes a provision that provides health insurance to some former foster youth until age 26.  This provision became effective on January 1, 2014

The following documents have been released by the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare to provide guidance to stakeholders, including youth, on the implementation of this provision.

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November 21, 2013

December Events: Juvenile Homicide Sentencing CLE; Webinars on Transition Planning for Youth with Disabilities, Education for Kids in Care

posted by Juvenile Law Center

Here at Juvenile Law Center, we're gearing up for a busy December. Below are details on three not-to-be-missed educational events taking place next month. 

Tags:Child Welfare|Juvenile and Criminal Justice|Education
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November 14, 2013

View Materials From Our Webinar, The Uninterrupted Scholars Act: Promising Information-Sharing Practices

posted by Juvenile Law Center

On November 14, 2013, Juvenile Law Center Supervising Attorney Jessica Feierman facilitated a national webinar, "The Uninterrupted Scholars Act: Promising Information-Sharing Practices."

Tags:Child Welfare|Education
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