Foster Parent Application - Friends of Youth

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Foster Parent Application

Foster parents are people who enjoy parenting and are willing to share their homes, time, energy and love with children who have suffered neglect or abuse.

In Washington State, you may become a foster parent if you meet these requirements:

You are 21 years of age or...

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Become a Foster Parent

All potential foster parents must meet the licensing requirements that are set by the State. Following is a list of some of the basic requirements. This is by no means an exhaustive list of all of the minimum licensing requirements. The purpose of this page is to provide a general introduction to some of the requirements. Private child placing agencies must...

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Scholarships for Foster Kids - College

Scholarships for Foster Kids

Were you a Foster Child?

For the�half million foster children* in the United States, paying for college presents formidable challenges. Fortunately, several programs initiate scholarships, grants and loans that are exclusively available to the subset of students who are adopted or currently in foster care. The number of foster care scholarships continues to...

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Apply to become a DCF foster parent |

Foster parents give children a temporary place for healing and an extended family to lean on until they can return to their own home. Learn how you can open your heart and home to a child in need.


What you need

You must meet standard eligibility�requirements�to be considered as a Department of Children & Families foster parent. Please check your eligibility above.��

How to apply

If you have questions and would like to be contacted by the DCF Foster/Adoptive Parent Recruitment Unit you can complete a...

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Foster Parent - Maryland Department of Juvenile Services

Foster Parent Brochure

Regular Family Foster Care is continuous 24-hour care and supportive services provided to a youth in a DJS-approved family home. Foster care is used for low risk youth who have difficulties being managed in their own homes or have home environments that need to be stabilized before the youth returns.

Foster parents are required to provide a family-style environment that...

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Get Started | Fostering Together

Attend an Orientation Class.

For an overview of the foster care licensing process and to help determine if this is the right decision for your family, we recommend attending an Orientation Class taught by a State DLR Licensor. In this class, you learn about the licensing process and also receive the application packet.

Contact your local Fostering Together Liaison.

Though not a requirement to licensing, we...

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Washington Grants & Scholarships: Free College Grants for ...

Washington State offers a number of scholarships and grants that seek to help parents and students pay for the rising costs of secondary education.

The state offers a good mix of awards that help economically disadvantaged students, are designed to attract students into an industry experiencing a shortage or that reward educational excellence.

College Bound Scholarships

This is a four year...

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RCW 13.34.030: Definitions. ( Effective until July 1, 2018. )

(b) Any individual age eighteen to twenty-one years who is eligible to receive and who elects to receive the extended foster care services authorized under RCW 74.13.031 . A youth who remains dependent and who receives extended foster care services under RCW 74.13.031 shall not be considered a "child" under any other statute or for any other purpose.

(3) "Current placement episode" means the...

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