“Deciding to foster is a huge commitment and leap of faith. The best foster parents share that being prepared and connected with other families like theirs is a step on the road to successful placements.” (from guide intro) This guide is a powerful resource for you to use to help you understand better the commitment you are choosing by fostering/adopting or caring for kin. It also provides valuable insight as to the thoughts and feelings of children and youth affected by foster care.

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