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    Taxonomy Code: YJ-8600

    Youth who have aged out of the foster care system and who may need support to successfully transition to independent adulthood. Also included are adults who, as children, were raised in foster care and are having difficulty with personal, social or familial coping as a result.

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    ACTION-Housing, Inc. - My Place Youth ProgramProvides housing and intensive case management services to young people who have aged out of the foster care system in Allegheny County and are either homeless or at risk homelessness. These young adults stay in the program for up to 24 months in a 1-bedroom apartment in the Pittsburgh area. All applicants must be referred from one of the Independent Living Providers or an agency that works with the homeless or they can apply themselves ApplyAlleghenyMyPlaceACTION-Housing, Inc.
    Bridge of PittsburghHelps youth access daily living skills, education, life skills, employment, housing, and tutoring. This one-stop center serves as a gateway for youth transitioning into adulthood by providing support for those youth who are or have been in the Allegheny County Children, Youth, and Families (CYF) system.AlleghenyBridge of PittsburghBridge of Pittsburgh

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