Colorado Foster Youth Successful Transition to Adulthood Grant Program

July 15, 2022

HB 21-1094 the Foster Youth in Transition Program was signed into law on June 25, 2021. One provision in this bill creates the Foster Youth Successful Transition to Adulthood Grant Program which requires the implementation of an advisory committee.

Members of the advisory committee will be responsible for attending at least two meetings, at minimum, each state fiscal year for a set of two years. The committee will discuss and make recommendations on new and existing Chafee programs including but not limited to funding methodology, application process and the implementation of the state grant program.

CDHS Boards and Commissions is looking for applicants with experience working with young people in the foster care system, experience working with underrepresented groups/populations and young people who have received Chafee services or participated in the Foster Youth in Transition Program in the past and are no longer receiving services.

The advisory committee postionss will be posted through September 27,2022.  If you are interested in applying please fill out the application. 

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