What is Next Up?
The NextUp Program, also known as CAFYES (Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth Educational Support) is designed to serve current and/or former foster youth via the EOPS Program at Modesto Junior College. The Goal of the NextUp Program is to assist current and/or former foster youth with achieving their education goals.
What services does Next Up provide?
- Academic, Personal, and Career Counseling
- Priority Registration
- Book Grants
- Bookstore vouchers
- Food Assistance
- Transportation Services
- And much more!
What are the requirements?
- Be a California Resident.
- Be a current or former Foster Youth in California whose dependency or wardship was
established or continued by the court, on or after the youth's 13th Birthday.
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- Be under the age of 26 at the Beginning of the Academic Year.
- Be eligible for EOPS.
How to Apply?
For more information, please contact the EOPS Office at (209) 575-6251