If you are reading this, you most likely have thought long and hard about becoming a foster parent. Taking the first step is always the most difficult part when making a commitment of this magnitude, so we want to be here to help ease the process.
Maybe you are just beginning to gather information, or maybe you’ve spent weeks, months or even years considering whether or not foster parenting is right for you. Wherever you are in the process, we want to meet you where you are and are grateful you are considering opening your heart and home to a child in need.
Talking with your loved ones is an important step in making the decision to foster or adopt, and can sometimes feel overwhelming. The first step in the process is just having the discussion. Here are a few things to consider when deciding whether to take the next step: