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  1. 1. EDGEWOOD KINSHIP SUPPORT NETWORK EDGEWOOD KINSHIP SUPPORT NETWORK EDGEWOOD KINSHIP SUPPORT NETWORK Housing for Housing for Housing for Transitional Age Youth Transitional Age Youth Transitional Age YouthTransitional Housing Placement-Plus Transitional Housing Placement-Plus Transitional Housing Placement-Plus(THP-Plus) (THP-Plus) (THP-Plus)Providing supportive services to youth Providing supportive services to youth Providing supportive services to youthformerly in the foster care systems formerly in the foster care systems formerly in the foster care systems
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Transitional Housing Placement-Plus Transitional Housing Placement-Plus Transitional Housing Placement-PlusPart of Edgewood Kinship Support Network, Transi- Part of Edgewood Kinship Support Network, Transi- Part of Edgewood Kinship Support Network, Transi-tional Housing Placement-Plus (THP-Plus) helps youth tional Housing Placement-Plus (THP-Plus) helps youth tional Housing Placement-Plus (THP-Plus) helps youthformerly in foster care to secure and maintain safe formerly in foster care to secure and maintain safe formerly in foster care to secure and maintain safehousing with a host family (adult over 25) for up to housing with a host family (adult over 25) for up to housing with a host family (adult over 25) for up to24 months. 24 months. 24 months.HELPING TRANSITIONAL AGE YOUTH (18-24) HELPING TRANSITIONAL AGE YOUTH (18-24) HELPING TRANSITIONAL AGE YOUTH (18-24)Making the transition from childhood to adulthood Making the transition from childhood to adulthood Making the transition from childhood to adulthoodis never easy. Youth who may not have solid family is never easy. Youth who may not have solid family is never easy. Youth who may not have solid familysupport face greater challenges. THP-Plus helps tran- support face greater challenges. THP-Plus helps tran- support face greater challenges. THP-Plus helps tran-sitional age youth who have grown up in the foster sitional age youth who have grown up in the foster sitional age youth who have grown up in the fostercare system. care system. care system.BUILDING LASTING RELATIONSHIPS BUILDING LASTING RELATIONSHIPS BUILDING LASTING RELATIONSHIPSBy promoting and nurturing a long-term relationship By promoting and nurturing a long-term relationship By promoting and nurturing a long-term relationshipwith a caring adult, THP-Plus works to provide more with a caring adult, THP-Plus works to provide more with a caring adult, THP-Plus works to provide morethan just housing. Youth and adults in the program than just housing. Youth and adults in the program than just housing. Youth and adults in the programboth make a mutual life-long commitment to provide both make a mutual life-long commitment to provide both make a mutual life-long commitment to providelove, guidance and support. love, guidance and support. love, guidance and support.ACHIEVING INDIVDUAL GOALS ACHIEVING INDIVDUAL GOALS ACHIEVING INDIVDUAL GOALSTHP-Plus participants work with Edgewood to pursue THP-Plus participants work with Edgewood to pursue THP-Plus participants work with Edgewood to pursueindividual goals, such as: individual goals, such as: individual goals, such as:• Securing/maintaining housing • Securing/maintaining housing • Securing/maintaining housing• Developing/strengthening life skills • Developing/strengthening life skills • Developing/strengthening life skills• Developing/implementing a plan to live indepen- • Developing/implementing a plan to live indepen- • Developing/implementing a plan to live indepen- dently dently dently• Maintaining a positive relationship • Maintaining a positive relationship • Maintaining a positive relationship• Promoting positive community involvement • Promoting positive community involvement • Promoting positive community involvementPERSONAL EDGEWOOD CASE MANAGER PERSONAL EDGEWOOD CASE MANAGER PERSONAL EDGEWOOD CASE MANAGERParticipants work with an Edgewood case manager Participants work with an Edgewood case manager Participants work with an Edgewood case managerwho helps them access community resources and ac- who helps them access community resources and ac- who helps them access community resources and ac-tivities that further independence. Most importantly, tivities that further independence. Most importantly, tivities that further independence. Most importantly,the case manager works 1-on-1 with participants to the case manager works 1-on-1 with participants to the case manager works 1-on-1 with participants tofacilitate and promote a positive relationship with facilitate and promote a positive relationship with facilitate and promote a positive relationship withand their host families. and their host families. and their host families.All referrals must be made through your Transitional All referrals must be made through your Transitional All referrals must be made through your TransitionalService Advocate through ILSP @ 225 Valencia St. Service Advocate through ILSP @ 225 Valencia St. Service Advocate through ILSP @ 225 Valencia St.For any questions regarding placing a referral call For any questions regarding placing a referral call For any questions regarding placing a referral call415-934-4237 415-934-4237 415-934-4237EDGEWOOD KINSHIP SUPPORT NETWORK EDGEWOOD KINSHIP SUPPORT NETWORK EDGEWOOD KINSHIP SUPPORT NETWORKEdgewood Family Center Edgewood Family Center Edgewood Family Center1801 Vicente Street |San Francisco, CA 94116 1801 Vicente Street |San Francisco, CA 94116 1801 Vicente Street |San Francisco, CA 94116Tel: 415.681.3211 | Fax: 415.681.3205 Tel: 415.681.3211 | Fax: 415.681.3205 Tel: 415.681.3211 | Fax: 415.681.3205edgewood.org edgewood.org edgewood.org

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