As an adult, you have the right and the responsibility to make your own decisions about your medical care.   This means that you have the right and responsibility to decide if you should have a medical test, treatment, or procedure done or medication prescribed.  Prior to leaving foster care, you should have received training on what it means to be your own medical consenter.  For more information, and links to the training, please see below:


To find a medical, dental, behavioral health, clinic or lab provider in the Corpus Christi area, please click on the following link, which will take you to the June 2019 STAR Health Provider Directory:


See link below for practical tips on surviving quarantine with an abuser:


TAMU-CC On-Campus Resources:

Izzy's Food Pantry

I-CARE Resources for Students

TAMU-CC Campus Map



Local Resources:

Corpus Christi Bus Schedules

Corpus Christi Bus System Maps 

I-CARE Resources for Students


On-Campus Dining Options:

Fall 2020 Dining Hours

Scholarships for Former Foster Care Youth:



State/National Resources:

Preparation for Adult Living (PAL)

Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS)