The Need for Foster Parents
Foster parents care for children of all ages, but there is a particular need for foster parents to care for:
§ Newborns and toddlers
§ Sibling groups (brothers and sisters who should remain together)
§ Teenagers (12 and older)
Qualifications to Become a Foster Parent
To become a licensed foster parent, you can/must be:
§ Married, single, divorced or widowed;
§ With or without children of your own;
§ A renter or homeowner;
§ 18 years or older;
§ Employed or a stay-at-home parent – as long as your income can adequately meet your household needs;
§ Committed to caring for children;
§ Able to accept children as they are;
§ Able to provide support and be a strong role model of positive family life.
Get more information!
Complete this online form and we will get in touch with you! You will also be added to our email/mail list for regular updates on opportunities to learn more about fostering!
- Stay connected on our special Foster Parent Facebook community!