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22 results for: foster care
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I‘m flattered that my book will be the basis of an upcoming Zoom seminar about self care for foster parents and stepparents.  If you have...
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Ayana Robinson Dixon and I had a wonderful time discussing foster care and step-parenting on the Circle 31 podcast.  The Circle 31...
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A relatively recent study of foster placements found that children placed with at least one sibling had more stability than children...
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Probably the biggest need in our foster care system is the lack of sufficient support for foster parents. The usual answer, more...
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For people interested in becoming foster parents, the question always is where to start. Agencies will offer training, but you need real...
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With the emphasis this month on foster care, we will hear a lot of appeals for people to become foster parents. The pull to provide a...
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This is National Foster Care Month, and Tuesday was National Foster Care Day. Not everyone has the resources to become a foster parent,...
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A Massachusetts judge has dismissed involuntary manslaughter charges against two foster parents, Matthew Tucker and Cassandra...
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One story all over the news lately is the New York foster parent accused of using the system to force young women into prostitution. From...
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One of the least understood and most important parts of a functioning foster care system is having respite care for foster parents....
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A Jewish couple has sued the State of Tennessee, arguing that its funding of creation religious adoption agencies violates the state...
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I had the opportunity to talk to Sandra Flach of Justice for Orphans on her podcast.  She adopted 5 children, including kinship care and...