Child Welfare

The Qualities of a Good Foster Parent

For more than 40 years, I have been a child/family advocate in many different capacities. I have directly represented youth, foster parents, adoptive parents and birth parents in court. I have been an active advocate […]

Adoption

Responding to the Needs of Foster Parents

Out-of-home placement is sometimes necessary to meet the developmental needs of infants and young children through safe, stable and nurturing primary caregiving relationships. Foster parents may include caring and committed adults who have been trained […]