The Latest from FosterMore

6 Myths and 6 Truths About the Foster Care System
May 16th, 2018From Our Blog
Misconceptions about foster care can prevent a lot of great foster parent candidates from providing loving homes to children in need.
Are you ready to serve your community?
April 25th, 2018From Our Blog
More than 175 honor roll students who graduated high school in Los Angeles County last year were foster youth.  With the loving... Read More »
Urgent need for loving families in LA County
April 25th, 2018From Our Blog
There are more children in Los Angeles County’s foster care system than there are seats at the Staples Center.  All 28,000 children... Read More »
Adoption from Foster Care: How It Works
April 19th, 2018From Our Blog
Adopting a child from the foster care system is an avenue that a lot of prospective adoptive parents consider. Before anyone decides... Read More »
Grieving Adoption: A Real Story About the Ups & Downs
April 7th, 2018From Our Blog
I had a conversation with my mom the other day that started like this: “I used to think adoption was so happy... Read More »
The Modern Dads Reading List
February 23rd, 2018Tips and Advice
Five books dads can read — and enjoy — with their kids Dads and moms alike know that reading to children, even small babies,... Read More »
5 Times ‘This Is Us’ Nailed the Adoption Experience
February 15th, 2018From Our Blog
These moments are all so real. ‘This is Us’ just keeps on getting it right. Here are five times the show totally... Read More »
How I Knew I Was Meant to Adopt
February 8th, 2018Adoption Story
We just felt in our bones that adoption was for us. I was 22 when I met my husband and he already... Read More »
The Adoption Home Study: Preparing and Surviving
February 6th, 2018From Our Blog
When you first start thinking about adoption most people face a mixture of emotions–excitement, confusion, and fear. And one of the most... Read More »
Disney Helps 32 Foster Kids Find Forever Families
January 25th, 2018Real Stories
‘The Happiest Place on Earth’ may now be the new homes to 32 foster kids as The Walt Disney Company helped them... Read More »
Adoption Story From a Young and Fertile Couple
January 18th, 2018Real Stories
When this 20-something, fertile couple decided to adopt a child, they shocked family and friends -- and so did their daughter's birth mom.
Janae Gipson’s Foster Care Story
October 6th, 2017Real Stories
My name is Janae Gipson. Looking at my life now, you would not expect such a turbulent past. Due to parental neglect,... Read More »