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Qualifications & Requirements of Foster Care
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To be a foster parent you must:
Be willing to work as part of a team with the Children First Foster Family Agency Social Workers and staff toward achieving the best results for the children placed in your home.
Be at least 21 years of age and have a stable lifestyle.
Be healthy enough and physically able to care for the needs of a child.
Have enough time to devote to the success of the children living in your home.
Have a stable income that is adequate to support your existing family.
Have reliable transportation.
Have a home that is maintained in a condition to ensure the health and safety of children.
Have spouses or live-in partners that are also committed to fostering children.
Be a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States
Must have adequate space and a bedroom available for the foster child. (May be shared with another child)
In addition, a foster family:
May be married, single, or living with a partner
May or may not be a parent
May be with or without children
May rent or own residence
Include diverse economic status and family composition
May be of any religion, race, ethnicity or cultural background
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