Step 1 - There are far too many myths about who or what kinds of families make good or acceptable foster families. Don't underestimate your potential to offer a warm, loving environment to a child at risk and do not be afraid to learn more about the foster and foster to adopt program. The first step is getting more information and having your pressing questions answered. Feel free to send an email, phone the agency or stop in to talk to a Resource worker.
Step 2 - Please call our agency at 519-631-1492 and ask to speak with Marnie Merritt or a worker in the Foster Care Resource department to hear more about the foster or foster to adopt program ...
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The Foster Care program includes the recruitment, screening, training, support and utilization of families to provide care to children who can no longer live with their own family.
Most children are placed in foster homes temporarily, ranging from a few days to several months, while other services are provided to help a family through a crisis and make the home safe for the child's return.