Foster Care

Foster CareChildren ages 0-17 are in need of a stable and nurturing home. Your family can provide them with the healing they need and opportunities they may have never had before. Many of the children have been exposed to or victims of abuse and neglect. Some have siblings. Some may be reuniting with relatives or friends of relative. Children needing a foster care home may or may not speak English. They are of differing cultures, ethnicities and often are in government social welfare systems. Training and ongoing support services are available.

General Requirements
  • Parenting/childcare experience
  • Good support system
  • Excellent spiritual, mental and physical health
  • No child abuse record
  • Must have transportation
  • Child must have own bed
Support Services
  • Training
  • Medical and Dental Assistance
  • In-home support services
  • Reimbursements and funds
  • Special food and clothing drives
  • Mentors