There are many support programs for young people who have been in the care of a children's aid society. Youth who have been in the care of a children’s aid society or who are leaving care can contact their children's aid society to find more information about the programs available.
Youth 18 to 21 who are leaving care, and need additional time to complete high school, may be eligible to remain with their caregivers. Ontario has extended funding to caregivers to provide a stable home for these youth.
Support for postsecondary education and training
Former youth in care who are entering college or university may be eligible for programs which provide financial support, and help support the transition into adulthood. These programs include:
Learn more about how former youth in care can receive help for postsecondary studies or training.