Tag foster care 101

Can I Foster as a Single Parent?

This is a really common question and the answer is simple: “Yes!” Basic requirements to know: Specific requirements are set by states (and in some cases counties), but typically the requirements to foster are fairly straightforward. Generally speaking, foster parents…

What Does It Mean to Engage Foster Care?

On Wednesday, Oct 11 at 8:30pm America’s Kids Belong hosted a repeat of its first foster parenting info webinar, “What Does It Mean to Engage Foster Care?” This second edition featured a different roster of panelists from around the country.…

How to Thrive as a Foster Parent

On Sept 21st, America’s Kids Belong hosted a free webinar panel called, “How to Thrive as a Foster Parent.” For many prospective and current foster parents, the idea of thriving sounds amazing but seems like a rarity or an unattainable…