Youth transitioning from foster care are often unsure about who they can count on for ongoing
support. Many of their significant relationships with adults have been based on professional
connections which will terminate once the transition from care is completed. It is critical to the youth's
success to identify those adults who will continue to provide various supports through and beyond the
transition from care. Clarifying exactly what the various supports will include can help to avoid gaps
in the youth's safety net and misunderstandings between the youth and the supportive adult.
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