Fostering Families Today Feature

Emancipation

In exiting foster care, some youth see freedom, others see an uncertain future. By Sara Tiano Joseph Jones was 2 years old when he entered the foster care system in Alameda County, California. He spent […]

Fostering Families Today Feature

Handling Behaviors

A former foster youth with a degree in social work shares tips on how to handle challenging behaviors from youth in your care By Katarina Kabick, MSW Foster youth are often punished for normal developmental […]

Fostering Families Today Feature

Working with Parents

By Laura Hutton Foster parent training provides a lot of information regarding how to work effectively with children in foster care but it usually includes little information about how to work effectively with their parents. […]