FOSTER AND ADOPTION
Foster parents are the full-time parents of a child or teen for as long as they reside in their home. The amount of time foster parents spend, and the training they receive, varies according to the type of care they provide.
Give a Child a
A little more than half of children who go into foster care return to their birth families. For children who become available for adoption, many are adopted by a relative or their foster parents. Today there are more than 100,000 children and teens in foster care who are waiting for the love and security that a forever home can provide. Adopting a child from foster care will change your life and theirs forever. The permanent love and security of your family helps them heal from past trauma.