SPA’s Leslie Leip Evaluating Foster Care Grant program

Dr. Leslie Leip, associate professor and MPA program coordinator, is evaluating a grant program designed to help ensure that youth who age out of foster care successfully transition to adulthood.  The grant was awarded by the Administration for Children and Families of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to Childrens Harbor, a nonprofit organization focused on keeping siblings together when in foster care.  Childrens Harbor is based in Pembroke Pines, Florida.