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Dec/Jan 2007Vol. 7, No. 9Helping Youth Transition to Independence

The Andrus Family Fund awards grants to projects that help foster youth ages 18 to 21 transition to independent living. AFF funds projects that are based on a "transition" framework, which focuses on the internal process of how a person responds to changes in life, and have strong direct service programs to prepare foster youth for independence.

Information on the transition framework, current grantees, and the application process are available on the Andrus Fund website: