Requirements to be a Foster Family

Demonstrate an ability to integrate a child into the family.

Exhibit a quality relationship with their own children when applicable.

Be at least 18 years old (there is no maximum age limit).

Be in good physical and mental health.

Be fingerprinted and cleared through Dept. of Justice, Child Abuse Index, and FBI.

Complete CPR and first aid training (for both infants and adults).

Complete various required parenting classes & trainings.