They do need to be loving, patient, flexible and willing to help children cope with tough times.
They also need the skills to team with important people in the child’s life, including the birth parents, allowing each to have a voice.
Foster parents are single adults, straight or gay, families with children or without. They are the child’s relatives or familiar friends, such as neighbors, family friends, coaches or teachers.
If this sounds like you,
learn more about becoming a foster parent at one of our monthly Exploring Foster Parenting meetings, or call (707) 545-4274 to talk with our caring professional staff about how you can give the gift of family to a child in need.
Every day, children and teens are waiting for homes. Please contact us today.