Nebraska's Tool Kit for Systems Involved in the Education of Students in Out-of-Home Care

Tool A-4
Related Information/Links

Part Five: Post-Secondary Education & Employment
Section A. Career Planning and Vocational Rehabilitation Services


The following links lead to documents and websites containing information related to Career Planning and Vocational Rehabilitation Services. Click on the headlines below to open each list of related materials.

Documents

Ansell-Casey Life Skills Assessment Supplement: Chafee Assessment (CS 1.0) Version 1 – Youth in Care.; and Ansell-Casey Life Skills Assessment Supplement: Chafee Assessment (CS 1.0) Version 1 – Emancipated Young Adult
(Source: Casey Family Programs - Chafee Assessments)
http://www.chafee.org/pages/assess/assess_chafee.htm

Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) Program – Six States' Experiences
(Source: National Foster Care Coalition and Casey Family Programs – December, 2007)
http://www.casey.org/Resources/Publications/pdf/ChafeeETV.pdf

Chafee Life Skills Quiz
(Source: Casey Family Programs – Chafee Assessments)
http://www.uiowa.edu/~nrcfcp/training/documents/SUPERVISING%20THE%20ANSELL%20Facilitator%20Guide.pdf

Endless Dreams: Building Educational Support for Youth in Foster Care
(Source: Casey Family Programs - 2005)
http://www.casey.org/resources/initiatives/EndlessDreams/

Frequently Asked Questions III: About the Chafee Foster Care Independence Program and the Chafee Educational and Training Voucher Program
(Source: National Foster Care Coalition and Casey Family Programs – May, 2005)
http://www.casey.org/Resources/Publications/pdf/FrequentlyAskedQuestionsChafee_3.pdf

Improving Outcomes for Older Youth in Foster Care
(Source: Casey Family Programs – May, 2008)
http://www.casey.org/Resources/Publications/pdf/WhitePaper_ImprovingOutcomesOlderYouth_FR.pdf

It's My Life: Employment / A Guide for Transition Services
(Source: Casey Family Programs – October, 2004)
http://www.casey.org/Resources/Publications/pdf/ItsMyLife_Employment.pdf

It's My Life: Housing / A Guide for Transition Services
(Source: Casey Family Programs – October, 2005)
http://www.casey.org/Resources/Publications/pdf/ItsMyLife_Housing.pdf

Making the Juvenile Justice – Work Force System Connection for Re-Entering Young Offenders: A Guide for Local Practice
(Source: Center for Law and Social Policy – November, 2006)
http://www.clasp.org/admin/site/publications/files/0329.pdf

Transition Tool Kit
(Source: Foster Club – 2010)
http://transition.fosterclub.com/article/transition-toolkit


Nebraska Websites

Building Bright Futures
http://www.buildingbrightfutures.net/

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation
http://www.nebraskachildren.org/

Nebraska Department of Education
http://www.education.ne.gov/

Nebraska Department of Education – Career Connections
http://www.nebraskacareerconnections.org/

Nebraska Department of Education – Vocational Rehabilitation
http://www.vr.ne.gov/

Parent Training Institute (PTI) – Nebraska
http://pti-nebraska.org/

National Websites

American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education
http://www.abanet.org/child/education/

Casey Family Programs
http://www.casey.org/

Casey Family Programs - Chafee Assessments
http://www.chafee.org/

National Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center for Education of Children and Youth Who Are Neglected, Delinquent or At Risk
http://www.neglected-delinquent.org/nd/default.php

National Resource Center for Youth Development
http://www.nrcyd.ou.edu/

Pennsylvania Education Law Center
http://www.nrcyd.ou.edu/

TeamChild (Washington)
http://www.teamchild.org/

United States Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences' Education Resource Information Center (ERIC)
http://www.eric.ed.gov/

United States Department of Education – Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) – National Center on Education, Disability and Juvenile Justice (EDJJ)
http://www.edjj.org/

 

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