Support Legislation

SB 860 (Beall) - Improving FAFSA Completion for Foster Youth

This bill, authored by Senator Jim Beall, will clarify the role of FYSCPs to include coordination of efforts to support FAFSA completion among foster youth who are high school seniors. It will also add FAFSA completion rates to their bi-annual reporting requirement. Click here to learn more.

Budget Proposal - Access to Housing and Services Fund

This budget proposal would dedicate 10% of an ongoing $2 billion housing investment to homeless youth. This approach was taken in 2018 and 2019, when 5 percent and 8 percent of one-time homelessness funding was dedicated to youth homelessness. Click here to learn more.