2017-01-18T11:01:15ZHere are 8 ideas of things to get done with your foster children before Christmas gets here.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZWhen deciding on whether or not to become a foster parent, it's important to consider the impact foster children will have on your home and children.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZPoints to ponder while deciding on whether or not to be a foster parent. Information about fostering a child.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZInformation and goals of The Adoption and Child Welfare Act of 1980, which brought about major changes to help children & families remain strong and intact.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZWhat is the foster care system and what does it mean when a child enters the system?
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZIdeas on what to include and how to balance the good and the bad for your foster or adopted child's life book.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZOne of the hardest tasks as a foster parent is to tell a child in foster care that he is moving to a new foster home. Learn a few tips to help you.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZFamily gift ideas are always a good idea, and the same is true when the family is a foster family.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZHow to create a life book for your foster or adopted child.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZFoster care and adoption both involve bringing a child into your home to care for and nurture. But there are two fundamental differences.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZEverything you ever wanted to know about foster care, being a foster parent, or becoming a foster parent.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZWhen one foster family temporarily cares for another family's foster children, this is respite care. It gives the original foster family a short break.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZLearn ways to discipline a child that is in foster care or been adopted from foster care.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZSometimes foster parents just need a break and respite can be a great option. Find tips on how to prepare for respite weekends for foster children.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZA few Ideas and things to think about when building working relationships between caseworkers and foster parents.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZBasic foster care skills needed to become a foster parent that does great work with children. Information on being a foster parent, the needs of foster children, and state profiles on agencies.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZSo, your child is searching for birth parents. Should an adoption reunion always be bad news for adoptive parents? Some adoptees and birth parents feel that adoptive parents have no place in an adoption reunion. How would you feel if your child was searching for birth parents?
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZIs it legal to adopt an adult? Who would choose such an option? How about foreign adults seeking to be adopted into the United States?
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZA large part of foster care is maintaining records and documentation. Keep track of foster care records with these printable worksheets and create your own record keeping system with a binder for each foster child and a set of printable worksheets.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZWhat is foster care reimbursement? How should a foster care subsidy be utilized within the foster home?
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZWhile it can be a tricky arrangement, an open adoption is often in the child's best interest. Here are a few pros and cons to choosing an open adoption.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZIf you are unable to do foster care at this time, what other ways can you help foster children? We have several ideas for you that will help foster children.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZMany foster children bounce from foster home to foster home due to disruptions. Here is a list of common reasons foster parents disrupt on placements.
2017-01-18T11:01:15ZAdoption agencies want to know children are placed into safe, healthy and nurturing families and homes. Find out what to expect in the required home study.