The foster care system has its challenges. However, it is still the best feeling of home that the close to half a million American kids in the system will ever know. One challenge for the system is that there are more children than the number of parents willing to adopt. Most people shy away from … Read moreThree Ways to Help Kids in the Foster Care System
Fostering a child might sound like a daunting task for prospective foster parents; where do you even start? It can seem overwhelming at times, but the process is actually somewhat simple. The first step is to receive a foster care license. Most states in the U.S. requires a foster parent to have one, including Kansas. So, how … Read moreGetting Your Foster Care License in Kansas
If you’ve considered becoming a foster parent, chances are you’ve heard that they get paid. Maybe it was a friend of a friend who assured you that foster parents are compensated by the state, or perhaps you read somewhere that there were people who became foster parents for the money. To answer your question, yes, … Read moreDo Foster Parents Get Paid?