Group homes provide the most restrictive out-of-home placement option for children in foster care. They provide a placement option for children with significant emotional or behavioral problems who require more restrictive environments.
In this regard, what is a group home for youth?
A group home can also refer to family homes in which children and youth of the foster care system are placed, sometimes until foster families are found for them, sometimes for long-term care.
What is a home placement?
Juvenile Out-of-Home Placement. Summary. Each year, thousands of Minnesota children are placed away from their homes for care and treatment. For example, victims of abuse or neglect might be placed with a foster family until they can safely return home or enter other "permanent" living arrangements.
What is AB 403?
AB 403 is a comprehensive reform effort to make sure that youth in foster care have their day-to-day physical, mental, and emotional needs met; that they have the greatest chance to grow up in permanent and supportive homes; and that they have the opportunity to grow into self-sufficient, successful adults.