Youth Rights

Youth in state’s care have certain rights.

A child who is placed in foster care shall be considered a primary partner and member of a professional team. A foster child, as the most integral part of the professional team, shall have the following rights to:

What should you do if you believe one of your rights have been violated?

Resources

Office of the Ombudsman
(800) 372-2973
CHFS.Listens@ky.gov

Rights of Youth in Foster Care