Category: From Our Blog

Caring Homes Needed for Foster Youth in San Joaquin County
August 1st, 2018From Our Blog
There are more than 425,000 youth nationwide and 55,000 in CA who are in foster care, according to AdoptUSKids. Right here in... Read More »
Open Hearts and Open Homes Needed in Sacramento County
August 1st, 2018From Our Blog
Throughout Sacramento County, seven out of every 1,000 children are currently in foster care. According to the Annie E. Casey Foundation, thirty-three... Read More »
Our family isn’t what we expected, but we’re making it work.
July 23rd, 2018From Our Blog
When I was growing up, my next-door neighbor, Mrs. Felizzi, took a special interest in me. She gave me a jumbo chocolate... Read More »
I’m A Foster Kid in the NFL
June 26th, 2018From Our Blog
Growing up in the foster system can make you feel like you’re living life at a disadvantage. I know because I’ve done... Read More »
Adoption and the Single Guy
June 15th, 2018From Our Blog
Photo courtesy of Anastasia Arocho Photography Steven Arauz, a Central Florida elementary school teacher, is one of a tiny but growing number... Read More »
AS FOSTER PARENTS, WE’VE HAD TO FIGHT HARDER THAN WE EVER EXPECTED FOR WHAT OUR KIDS DESERVE
June 1st, 2018From Our Blog
Babble is partnering with FosterMore to help readers better understand and navigate life as a foster parent. This month brings an inspiring story written by Nancy Nyman and Heather McNama, who share some of the challenges they’ve faced.
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 »