Series COAD 4 Kids

Fostering and Guardianship

Fostering and Guardianship – Did you know there’s a difference between foster care and guardianship? If you’re thinking of opening your home and heart to care for children in need, knowing the difference is key vital to set realistic expectations. Learn more about the differences between the two right here on Newsymom!

What To Expect When You’re Fostering-Emotional Challenges: Boosting, Bonding, and Breaking Down

What To Expect When You’re Fostering: Emotional Challenges: Boosting, Bonding, and Breaking Down–Did you know that foster children are seven times more likely to suffer from depression than non-foster youth? (afs4kids.org) Foster kids without a dependable, consistent support system take a dramatic hit to their mental health. Learn how you can help lower the stats …

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What To Expect When You’re Fostering

What To Expect When You’re Fostering–If you’ve been thinking about becoming a foster parent, there’s a lot more going into it than you think! Don’t fret; Newsymom and our friends at COAD4Kids-New Philadelphia are laying out all the deets on what to expect so you can be supported during the process of foster-parenthood. Read more …

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Requirements for Becoming a Foster Parent

Requirements for Becoming a Foster Parent – Did you know? You don’t have to be rich to become a foster parent. Also, you don’t need to be married. If you’ve been thinking about becoming a foster parent, you may have some reservations about whether or not you qualify. There are less barriers than you think! …

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