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Families Share Why They Love to Foster Teens

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Meet two families who are making a difference for teens in foster care, and learn why the need to foster teens is so great.

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Why Is Self-Care Especially Important For Foster Parents?

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Foster parenting is as hard as it is rewarding. While you’re caring for the kids in your home, it’s important to take care of yourself too. Read this blog to learn more about self-care!

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Can I Be a Single Foster Parent?

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Unmarried adults can become foster parents! Read firsthand accounts from single foster parents and learn if this choice is right for you.

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What No One Told Me About Becoming a Foster Parent

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If you’re curious what becoming a foster parent really means — behind-the-scenes stories you may not have heard — read on to learn from these families.

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Foster Care in America: Realities, Challenges and Solutions

Foster care in America

The number of U.S. children entering foster care is rising while resources decline. This community problem requires a community solution.

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Ready to Foster? Find the Right Agency to Support Your Journey

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When choosing a foster care agency, be sure to ask questions about the support and training they provide and more.

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Sandra Bullock Adopts 3-Year-Old Daughter from Foster Care

The Oscar winner opens up about fostering and adopting daughter Laila and shares family photos in interview with PEOPLE Magazine.

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“Children of the System” Documentary Examines Foster Care in America

Children of the System documentary

Award-winning journalist Lisa Ling interviewed case workers, a judge, foster parents and families involved in the Los Angeles County child welfare system.

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Common Myths About Foster Care and Adoption

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Foster care and adoption from foster care are often misunderstood. We’ve identified some of the most common myths along with their realities.

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