We help Indiana’s 22,000 transitional age foster youth make successful transitions to adulthood through education, financial support, and advocacy.

Foster Success Releases Report Recommending Key Changes to Help Kids Succeed in School

Foster Success is making key recommendations to help Indiana’s students in foster care better succeed. The recommendations are contained in a policy brief called “Supporting the Potential of Indiana Foster Youth.”

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The 74: After Saying It Would Go Above and Beyond to Educate Its Foster Care Students, Indiana Unveils a Plan That Is Little More Than Bullet Points

“This is not the intentional or robust plan that we had hoped for,” said Brent Kent, a member of a stakeholder group that worked on the plan and helped usher in the state law that mandated it.

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See how we empower foster youth to be thriving adults

Financial Empowerment

Foster youth learn how to save money, spend wisely, and receive 1:1 savings matches to help them buy vehicles, apartments and more.

College & Career

Hoosier foster youth graduate at rates nearly half that of their peers. Here's what we're doing to change that.


Foster Success is a thought leader in child welfare reform. See how policies we’ve enacted are changing foster care for the better.


Over 100 foster youth from around the state make up the Indiana Youth Advisory Board. Each year IYAB advocates for Indiana youth and leads improvements to the foster care system.

We're taking action to solve big problems for foster youth

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