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Informational meeting by FosteringGrace about becoming a foster parent at Crossway Church in Lincoln

January 28 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm CST


FosteringGrace is hosting an informational meeting about the basics of becoming a foster parent.

The meeting is for adults (single or married) interested in becoming a foster parent. Candidates must be able to pass a federal background check to be considered.

Due to the amount of information being covered, the event will be split into two sessions. Material covered will be:

Session A
⁃ Where to start?
⁃ What’s required?
⁃ What do they look for to consider you becoming a foster parent?
⁃ Home Inspection
⁃ Firearms
⁃ Pets
⁃ Different types of case workers
⁃ What age child will be the best fit in your home?
⁃ What do the kids call you?
⁃ THE Phone call & questions to ask
⁃ How do the kids get to you?
⁃ ER/Doctor/Dentist
⁃ Vouchers/Monthly Stipend
⁃ Daycare/Babysitting
⁃ Schooling/Vacation
(5 minute break between sessions.)

Session B
⁃ How the Court process works
⁃ What the Courtroom looks like
⁃ Weekly & Monthly Visitation
⁃ Sending a child back into the system
⁃ Sending a child back home
⁃ Respite Care
⁃ Adoption
⁃ What if Adoption isn’t an Option?

There is no pressure and no obligation; this meeting is just informational in nature.

Event codes: ccfa21, ccfre


January 28
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm CST


Fostering Grace
(217) 314-0013
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Crossway Church in Lincoln
2316 N. Kickapoo Street
Lincoln, IL 62656 United States
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(217) 871-6070
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