Identifying, Supporting, and Developing Foster Parents and Kinship Families
This year, the National Foster Care Month (NFCM) 2018 theme “It’s All Relative: Supporting Kinship Connections” celebrates the importance of equipping foster parents and kinship caregivers with the tools they need to support children in their care. The NFCM 2018 website provides information about parenting children in foster care and supporting families in transition.
This section includes resources tailored to support the following:
There are also resources for child welfare professionals to learn more about working with and supporting youth in foster care and their caregivers, including our collection of real-life stories that provide first-person accounts of making successful connections and a podcast series about supporting kinship caregivers in the field.
For more information on becoming a foster parent in Vermont click on the image below