Foster Parents Requirments

Must be at least 21 years old.

Must be in good shape/physical health

Must pass an administered criminal background check

Must be financially stable as to support a child

Becoming a Foster Parent

1. Take the informational orientation

2. Complete all applications and other documentation

3. Complete the trauma-informed training

4. Take part in Home Study

5. Get approval to be verified as a foster parent.

Interested in taking concrete steps towards being a foster parent? You can get your license from a number of foster care agencies. Just google “Fostering Agencies in my Area”.