Who pays for the care of the children in foster care?
Foster parents receive payment from the placement agency for the room, board and other living expenses. There are also supplemental payments for the care of children with special needs. If you have any questions, please contact Human Services.

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1. What are the basic requirements to be a foster parent?
2. What is the process to become a licensed foster parent?
3. Who pays for the care of the children in foster care?
4. How are the child's medical needs paid for?
5. How long do children stay in foster care?
6. Must a foster parent accept any child the agency offers?
7. Can foster parents adopt a foster child?
8. What sleeping arrangements should I have for a child?
9. Can I have a job and care for a foster child?
10. Will I be involved with the child's natural parents?
11. Can I take a foster child on vacation?
12. What kind of support services are available?
13. Will we receive training to assist us in dealing with the challenges of being a foster parent?
14. Who do I contact for more information?