Foster the Vote

The Secretary of State's Foster the Vote project offers non-partisan voter outreach tools to encourage foster youth and their foster families to register to vote and participate in elections. Agencies and organizations that work with foster youth can help get the word out by posting voting-related reminders on websites, and in email, text messages, newsletters and social media.

Want to help foster youth become civically engaged as voters? Here are some easy ways to get started:

Want to know more?

For more information about Foster the Vote, please contact Voter Education and Outreach Services at (916) 651-3070 or

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