Kandice Harmon spent most of the first eight years of her life in foster care. And she has a message for prospective families.
This year’s theme is “Every Conversation Matters” and focuses on the thousands of teenagers and young adults in foster care who need unconditional commitment, love, and support from a family.
“Like a good social worker, a good foster parent is passionate about helping kids. They don’t give up when things get hard. They can continue to love, no matter what happens.”
A Mississippi social worker talks about the qualities of a good foster parent, including honoring a child’s culture and working toward reunification.