When you’re in foster care, it can feel like you have no control and other people are making all the decisions about your life. You still have rights, and it’s important for you to understand what you should expect from your social worker and the foster care system. There are also responsibilities that you are expected to meet.

Your Rights

Between the ages of 14 and 21, as a foster youth in Mississippi, you have the right to:

Your Responsibilities

Between the ages of 14 and 21, as a foster youth in Mississippi, you have the responsibility to: