When her husband, Ron, told her he wanted to become a foster parent, Danette was nervous. She was worried her biological children, Nicole and Nathaniel, would not get along with...
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.