For new foster parents, getting involved with the child welfare system can be quite overwhelming. There are meetings, court hearings, visits, rules, and all a ton of paperwork. There is also the deep desire to meet the kids where they are at and help them heal.
I recently wrote an article for Adoption.com regarding tips a new foster parent can do to navigate the system. Click on this link to view it: Tips to Navigate the Child Welfare System
I hope you find this helpful! Does anyone have other tips that a new foster parent will find useful? If so, I’d love to hear them!