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”.