Interested in becoming a Foster Parent?

 

Qualifications to become a Foster Parent are:

  • Can be single or married
  • At least 21 years of age
  • With or without children of your own
  • Financially stable
  • In good health
  • Willing to submit to background checks and fingerprint testing
  • Complete PRIDE training
  • Provide four (4) references
  • Participate in the Home Study process

 

Program Features include:

  • Coordinated care of children
  • Foster parents who are well matched to the needs of the child
  • On-going training
  • Access to 24 hour case management support

 

As a Foster Parent you should be able to:

  • Give without the expectation of immediate return
  • Have sufficient room in your home as well as your daily life
  • Learn and use proven behavior management skills
  • Love and care for children regardless of their challenges.