Surprising Adventures of Foster Parents


There are a lot of details that you should be familiar with if you are going to try and become a foster parent.  Being a foster parent can be an amazing and rewarding experience but it can also be a struggle and something that is overwhelming.  The process to become a foster parent takes a lot of work because you are going to be responsible for a child who has likely been through a lot.  This is a process that you should take seriously.  Becoming a foster parent is not something that you can take lightly.


Who Can Be a Foster Parent?

The rules for who can be a foster parent vary by state.  However the following are generally considered to be requirements regardless of where you live.


  • You must show stability, dependability, and maturity.
  • You have to be able to advocate for the children that you foster.
  • You should be willing to be part of a team with the child’s biological parents and the case worker.

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