Extra Academic, Personal and Financial Support: CAFYES

Twenty-six of California’s 113 community colleges have a special support program for foster youth known as CAFYES.

  • Program provides: Books, transportation and child care vouchers, other direct financial support, academic counseling and referrals to a range of other resources
  • What to do: CLICK HERE to see which colleges have a CAFYES program
  • For more info: Many other campuses that do not have CAFYES programs—both community college and 4-year universities—have foster youth campus support programs. CLICK HERE to find out more.