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Support Groups and Sites

Building your Support System

Choose to focus your time, energy and conversation around people who inspire you, support you and help you to grow you into your happiest, strongest, wisest self - Karen Salmansohn

Humans of Foster Care Facebook

These are the stories of foster children, foster parents, case workers, policemen, detectives, and bio parents.

National Foster Parent Association

The official Facebook page of the NFPA, a nonprofit dedicated to aiding foster parents in achieving safety, permanence and well-being for the children and youth in their care.

Rise Magazine

A magazine written by parents who have personal experience navigating the child welfare system.

Social Media Tips for Foster Parents and Caregivers

A three-page fact sheet with questions and tips for foster parents to consider when exploring social media use for themselves or a child in their care.

Foster and Adoptive Care Coalition

The Foster & Adoptive Care Coalition creates permanency in foster children’s lives by recruiting and retaining foster and adoptive families

Humans of Foster Care Facebook

These are the stories of foster children, foster parents, case workers, policemen, detectives, and bio parents.

National Foster Parent Association

The official Facebook page of the NFPA, a nonprofit dedicated to aiding foster parents in achieving safety, permanence and well-being for the children and youth in their care.

Rise Magazine

A magazine written by parents who have personal experience navigating the child welfare system.

Social Media Tips for Foster Parents and Caregivers

A three-page fact sheet with questions and tips for foster parents to consider when exploring social media use for themselves or a child in their care.

Foster and Adoptive Care Coalition

The Foster & Adoptive Care Coalition creates permanency in foster children’s lives by recruiting and retaining foster and adoptive families

HKWL Podcast

A podcast about foster and adoption topics!  HK and WL talk about everything and how it feels both from a parent and a kid's perspective.  Listen with your kids and start a dialogue with them!