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Helping Children Grieve

It's not a fun topic to discuss, but foster and adoptive parents help children grieve their losses. It's part of the process that helps children move towards a healthy life.  

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Everything You Need to Know About Lifebooks and Your Child

Find thoughts and tips on the basics of putting together a lifebook for a foster or adopted child.

Everything You Need to Know About Lifebooks and Your Child

Find thoughts and tips on the basics of putting together a lifebook for a foster or adopted child.

How to Know When to End a Foster Care Placement

Thoughts on when to end a foster care placement.

Texas Adoption Search Angle - Brenda

Search Angel volunteer for Texas and Western Louisiana.

New Articles for April 2014

Suggested Reading/New Articles and Features: Lifebooks 101 - Everything You Need to Know About Lifebooks and Your Child How to Know When to End a Foster

The Adoptive Family and Adoption Reunions

It's not easy being the adoptive parents during an adoption reunion. I think it's especially true when it's a foster care adoption and you as the foster

Is it Time to Change Your Foster Care Agency or Adoption Agency?

I noticed on a past blog comment a reader asked the following: "My husband and I have been foster parents for one and half year. We are waiting for a fost

What Foster Parents Should Tell Their Foster Kids Entering Foster Care

A former foster kid offers advice for foster parents on what to say to a new foster child that enters the home.

10 Things that Will Help You Become a Foster Parent in the Future

May brings us National Foster Care Awareness Month. The purpose of the month long celebration is to help others to be more aware of the need for more foster

Share Your Heartfelt or Funny Moments of Being a Foster or an Adoptive Mother

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