History of Chafee Program

History of the Chafee Program

What is the John H. Chafee Foster Care Program for Successful Transition to Adulthood?

The Chafee Foster Care Program for Successful Transition to Adulthood was established to provide youth with opportunities to learn needed skills and increase the likelihood of successful transition from foster care to independence. Youth can be best prepared by learning about both the challenges and the opportunities in the following areas:

  • Academic
  • Employment
  • Transportation
  • Housing
  • Post-Secondary Education

Do you have a complaint regarding services being provided to a child by a state agency? Please submit your complaint by phone (1-800-206-1957) or an electronic submission form here with the South Carolina Department of Children's Advocacy.