Resources

UCSD Mentorship Program

UCSD Mentorship ProgramUC San Diego (Campus, UC San Diego Health System, and Scripps Institution of Oceanography) have a workforce of over 20,000 employees located throughout San Diego. The Career Connection Mentorship Program provides the opportunity for seasoned staff to share their knowledge and experiences with Career Connection participants to ensure that they will be equipped for the next phase of their training by developing a career path that readies them to become leaders or to excel in their chosen field.

Just In Time

Just In TimeJust in Time for Foster Youth engages a caring community to help transition age foster youth achieve self-sufficiency and well-being. We envision a future in which every youth leaving the foster care system has a community of caring adults waiting for them after 18. Consistent, long-term help from the heart is the foundation for the success of our youth so that they can thrive and enjoy productive, satisfying lives.

Promises 2 Kids

Promises 2 KidsPromises2Kids supports a wide range of services at the Polinsky Children’s Center:
  • Developmental Screening and Enhancement Program (DSEP), which detects developmental delays in foster children ages birth to five
  • Pet Encounter Therapy which brings the tactile and healing benefits of animals to abused children Youth2Youth, a powerful and peer-driven mentoring program that matches successful former foster youth with youth in the foster care system
  • On-site Developmental Preschool to provide children with a supportive teacher who implements lessons and activities that are instrumental to their development
  • Recreation and Life Skills, which includes structured activities such as dance and art classes, cooking classes, and organized sports games

Dept. of Homeland Security

Dept. of Homeland Security Explorer ProgramU.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is committed to the partnership between law enforcement and America's youth. CBP Explorer Program is your bridge to one of the most challenging and exciting missions in law enforcement today - the job of serving as the guardians of our nation's borders, America's frontline.

Scholarships For Foster Youth

United Friends of The Children Foster Care to Success Fast Web College Scholarships

National Foster Parent Association School Soup Weld County Tuition IO North American Council on Adoptable Children