This free printable Homestudy checklist for adoption and foster care will make gathering documentation easier.
Setting up a Bedroom for a Child in Foster Care
Placement Calls – Questions to Ask
Foster Care Placement Call Question List - Becoming a Foster Parent blog
There are no guarantees in foster care, except one - God is sovereign. Foster care is a beautiful expression of the Gospel. It demands a selfless, costly and potentially painful love, for the sake of a child gaining much as you willingly give all.
Young, Single, And Adopting: What to do the FIRST night! - hate the idea of checking for bugs/lice but it's a good idea and there are good & tactful ways to do this step discussed in the article. Make sure kids know they're safe. Show them you locking doors/windows etc. Ask about a light at night. I like to call them "mini lamps". Makes kids feel less childish and self conscious about using them.
This is the beauty of foster care and adoption. What a privilege....
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New Foster Parents: Prepping Your Tribe For Your New Life
New foster parents benefit from taking the time to prep their tribe about their new lifestyle. Here is why this step is important, and how to get started.
Your New Foster Placement: Surviving the First 30 Days
Your New Foster Placement: Surviving the First 30 Days - Today in Mrs. Bean's Kitchen Foster Care | Adoption | Foster Parenting | Birth Parents | Foster Adopt
Working Parents and Foster Care - Can I Be a Foster Parent and Still Work Outside the Home? #fostermom #fostercare #WOHM #workingmom