Canadian Foster Parent
A resource guide for foster parents to access information and to network with other caregivers around the world. Find links to chat with other caregivers and become a member of a fostercare listserv.
Casey Family Programs
Source of information, technical assistance, written materials and referrals to both resource families and child welfare professionals who work with them.
Foster Parenting - Getting Started
If you are just starting out in your quest to become a foster parent, there are some available links to nationwide fostering agencies.
Foster and Kinship Care Education
Provides training, support, licensing and independent living skills classes for foster parents and others caring for children in out-of-home placements. Site includes information about services, news and contact details.
American site with information on becoming a foster parent, general child care information, and special instructions for foser parents. Includes a support area with a chat room, message boards, and e-pals.
Is Foster Parenting For You?
Article by Jeffrey Silla, an experienced foster parent, shares experiences and encouragement for those who are considering the experience of foster parenting.
A learning organization committed to the continuous development of its employees in order to provide optimal care for our foster children, and a solid support network for our foster families.
Staying with Grandma
The challenges faced by relative caregivers; grandparents caring for foster children. Published by Action Alliance for Children.
The Foster/Adopt Experience
Suite101.com - A description of the process involved in being a foster and/or adoptive parent.