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Exciting Education Opportunities through the SCDSS Chafee Program

If you are graduating from high school soon, working on getting your GED, or enrolled in or preparing to apply to a technical school or 4-year-college, there are many free resources available to assist you in your education journey! Check out this list of supports and services provided by the SCDSS Chafee Program to help you reach your education goals.

August 6, 2019 read more
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SC Education Bill of Rights

Did you know that South Carolina is one of the few states to have a Bill of Rights for youth in foster care? Many of you are familiar with the SCDSS Children and Youth in Foster Care Bill of Rights that was written by the statewide youth advisory board GOALL (Go Out and Learn Life).

May 22, 2019 read more
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Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is an excellent resource to help assist you with the high price of education. Filling out a FAFSA form through the Department of Education is a simple process—it takes less than 30 minutes—but if you’re not sure what you’re doing it can seem a bit daunting. Thankfully we’ve assembled a step-by-step guide for you to use while filling out your FAFSA.

May 22, 2019 read more