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Palomar College Learning For Success

Current and Former Foster Youth

EOPS Counseling Services Division

Foster Youth Resource Guide


Scholarships and Grants

 On Campus Resources

Off Campus Resources & Housing

Starfish Foundation

ion San Diego (Helps transition foster youth achieve self-sufficiency by providing low-interest rate loans for automobile purchases, apartment security deposits, and credit building.)

  • Recourse hub for transactional foster youth

Independent Living Skills/YMCA

  • 866-457-4636

San Diego Youth Services

  • THP-Plus & THP Foster Care Orientations: contact the Housing Specialist at 619-521-2250 extension 3823 or email:  to discuss eligibility and to schedule a program orientation.

North County Life Line

  • For program enrollment call (760) 842-6224

Doors for Change

  • Operates multiple programs aimed at developing trust with homeless people ages 12-24 in order to help them achieve self-sufficiency.
  • Email  for more information

Urban Career Pathways

  • Urban Career Pathways is a program that provides opportunities to eligible 18-24 year olds to gain meaningful training and paid work experience in high-demand jobs. Participants will work with staff to help identify and achieve academic, professional, and personal goals while navigating one of our 3 pathways: Social &Human Services, Child Development, and Specialty Foods & Microbreweries.
  • Contact 619-281-8313 for more information


  • For questions regarding program call Melissa @ 885-936-7837