Here are some stories from foster parents who are not in a position to adopt but who are vital partners in the effort to secure permanence for foster children.
Remember me? I was your foster kid a few years back when I was 15 year old.
My husband and I recently adopted our beautiful 2-year-old son. When I share this amazing news with people, I sometimes get a response that, well, stings.
...today a strange person came and took me away. My Mommy and my Daddy disappeared.
I did not plant you, true...
I am so unfulfilled.
She was six when she came to us. She had been in foster care since she was two; her foster mother became ill. She was going to be re-unified....someday.
Wouldn’t It Be Wonderful If...
When we move a child from home to home We should approach the move Like brain surgery.
Every child and every story is unique, but I hear common themes from across the state. This is what I hear: