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Support Fostering | Florida Department of Children and ...
You don't have to become a foster parent to support fostering.
Protecting children and strengthening families is the responsibility of every member of the community. Fostering and adopting a child may not be an option for you. However, there are many ways to help a child or family in need in your community.
All of our community-based care partners work closely with individuals and businesses in...
Date: 2018-03-22 08:04:25
New Initiative Will Recruit, Support Foster Parents and ...
New Initiative Will Recruit, Support Foster Parents and Help Ensure Success of Children in Foster Care
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NEW INITIATIVE WILL RECRUIT, SUPPORT FOSTER PARENTS AND
HELP ENSURE SUCCESS OF CHILDREN IN FOSTER CARE
Department of Children and Families joins with community-based care agencies, Guardian ad Litem,
foster care associations to change children's lives
TALLAHASSEE, FLA. -...
Date: 2018-03-22 11:16:35
Fostering In Florida | Florida Department of Children and ...
Fostering In Florida
Most children who are removed from their parents or guardians are placed with appropriate relatives until they can return home. However, if there are no relatives who are able to care for them, these children are placed in foster care.
Foster parents are highly skilled and respected members of a team who love and nurture children, support and mentor families, and strengthen their communities. Foster parents are committed, well-trained, patient, persistent and idealistic. Like every parent, they are part teacher, part doctor, part...
Date: 2018-03-22 07:30:27
Foster Care | Florida Department of Children and Families
Most of you reading this had parents who, while maybe not perfect, loved you, protected you, and provided for your needs. But every day in Florida children are removed from their homes because their parents are not able to provide the love and care they need - sometimes because they didn't learn good parenting skills; sometimes because of substance abuse, mental illness, and domestic violence; sometimes because of...
Date: 2018-03-22 07:13:12