Jacob and Kaitlin both knew they wanted to become foster and adoptive parents before they even met. But after they got married, their lives became busy and the couple felt...
If you have a loving home, you can foster. You know it will be hard when the kids go home. But the reward is being able to help their families.
Foster parenting opens the window for you to maintain that relationship and watch them grow.
I was lucky I had all the support I needed. Make sure you are surrounding yourself with people who have fostered or adopted before.
You can be a role model when you don’t even realize it. You can change the cycle.
We realized there are some big needs out there. We knew our family could make a difference.
You have to be a strong person to foster. But once you see one of the kids succeed, it’ll bring tears to your eyes, and it’s all worth it.
We were a welcoming family, and we really didn’t want that journey to stop.