If you are in extended foster care, you may be able to get your own apartment with a roommate, with help from your social worker. Read up on extended foster care housing options here.

Living with a roommate can be tricky. Get the real story on what it’s like to live with a roommate and how you can get off on the right foot. In the video on this page, some of our peer advocates who’ve been in extended foster care talk about living with someone, sharing household expenses, and dividing up chores.