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May is National Foster Care Month!

May is National Foster Care Month, a time to recognize the invaluable contributions of families who foster and the role that each of us can play in enhancing the lives of children in care.

On the 2019 National Foster Care Month website, you will find:

  • Resources to help you spread the word about the need for foster families
  • A listings of events around the country
  • Inspiring stories and videos
  • And more!

Foster parents change lives

Foster parents play a critical role in helping children heal. They show children stability and teach them life lessons that last a lifetime—and potentially affect future generations.

Catherine Pearson and family

“Watching my foster parents seeking support for me and getting involved in my education has made me a stronger advocate for my kids today.” ~ Catherine Pearson in her letter to a foster parent

Learn more!

Find out what it takes to succeed as a foster parent, the types of foster parenting, and the support you will receive on our website.