Haven Academy, operating in the Mott Haven neighborhood in the south Bronx, utilizes a specialized trauma-sensitive curriculum that is helping to close the achievement gap for students involved in the child welfare system and living in the surrounding community.

Connects students in foster care with long-term, one-on-one tutors to help them master academic skills. Tutors also serve as mentors, modeling positive academic behaviors, assisting in the development of organizational and self-advocacy skills, and fostering persistence and resilience.

Provides comprehensive academic, social, financial, and professional support to help college students in foster care succeed.

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