Foster Youth Advocacy and Support

California Youth Connection - Organization led by foster youth and former foster youth, that works towards transforming the foster care system through changes in policy and legislation

Camelia Net​work - A support network for youth aging out of foster care.  Has resource search, and online community

CAYEN - California Youth Empowerment Network inspires youth to make changes in the mental health system and mental health policies

Foster Youth Help - Information on the Court process, how to reach ILP coordinators in all counties, resources for employment, health, education, information and resources for LGBTQ youth, and information on how to get required documentation

Foster Care Alumni - Online community to connect alumni and transform policy and practice, ensuring opportunity for people in and from foster care

WhyS​ac - Advocacy site that provides resources to youth. For WhySac referrals through Google groups, ​email​ Youth may text or call 916-529-6742, Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm to get resources or assistance with various issues such as housing, substance abuse, pregnancy, etc.