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Why Become a Foster Parent?

Discussion of children in the child welfare system, their need for good, loving homes, and reasons for becoming a foster parent.... [more]

Foster Care and Adoption for Waiting Children

Provides information concerning the purpose of foster homes and how to become a foster or adoptive family, along with the responsibilities of each; basic requirements; issues regarding foster family.... [more]

Am I Ready to Become a Foster Parent?

There are some specific requirements you have to meet to become a foster parent.... [more]

New Hope for Kids in Foster Care

The Adoption and Safe Families Act (ASFA) made a number of changes that have increased the popularity of foster adoption; changes include children in foster care being freed for adoption or reunited.... [more]

Advocating For Kids

Provides suggestions for good recruitment strategies for getting foster parents and adoptive parents.... [more]

Behavior Control with a Behavior Plan for Foster Children

How to deal with behavior issues.... [more]

Foster Care in West Virginia

Preparing to become a foster parent in West Virginia.... [more]

Document! Document! Document!

Knowing first hand that the most important thing a foster parent can do to protect themselves is to keep good records of everything that happens.... [more]

Expect Weird Responses from Foster Kids toward the Holidays

Everyone is happy at the holidays, right? Not true, foster kids often act very unhappy at these joyous times of the year.... [more]

Faith-based Communities Respond to the Call

Discussion of foster parenting and adopting.... [more]

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Lee is a friendly youth who loves to go outdoors and play in water. He also likes to color, play electronic and hand-held games, and walk around outside. Lee is diagnosed... [more]
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