Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder affects the brain and body of people who were exposed to alcohol in the womb. Foster, adoptive, and kinship caregivers must be FASD informed.
All children are worthy of love. This is how to help children placed through foster care feel safe, valued, and welcomed into your family.
Back to school is an exciting time for most kids. But for children in foster care, returning to school comes with its own set of challenges.
Autumn’s story is one about hope. As a former foster youth, she has a unique perspective about the impact of foster and adoptive families in the lives of children.
Kimarri’s adoptive family seemingly came out of nowhere. But God had a plan all along to bring Kimarri and the Richardson family together.
If you want to get a realistic picture of what’s it like to be a foster parent, the best thing to do is speak with the folks who are living it. Kids enter foster care through no fault of their own–typically because they have been abused, neglected, or abandoned and are unable to continue living …
I ignored God’s calling to become a foster parent for 6 years because I was worried about how fostering would affect my biological children. But fostering has been the most beautiful thing we have done as a family.
I am ashamed to admit that I once wondered if fostering children was worth the risk to my heart.
This is how to get started as a foster family in Kentucky and show love to vulnerable children.
Many children in foster care move from home to home with their items in a garbage bag. A suitcase is an essential item that can help restore dignity.