Listed below are helpful online and community resources to provide additional support for you and your family during your foster care journey.
FC&AC - Foster Parents - Foster Care and Adoptive Community -offers over 143 courses for certification and additional information all from the comfort of your home.
Foster Parent College - offers interactive training course for adoptive, kinship and foster parents available 24/7.
FACES of Virginia Families - Adoption and Kinship Associations - offers toolkits, support groups, advocacy groups and events. "Their mission is to provide a united voice for children, youth, and families involved in foster, adoptive, and kinship care so all children and youth are treated with dignity, respect, and equality. Membership is open to any individual, agency, or organizations supporting the FACES mission."
NFPA - National Voice of Foster Parents - "The National Foster Parent Association is a champion for the thousands of families that open their heart and their home to the over 400,000 children in out-of-home placement in the US."
Virginia Medicaid Provider List - helps you find local doctors, specialists and dentists that accept Medicaid insurance, feel free to also have your family consultant to help you locate a doctor in your area.
Intercept Youth Services - provides monthly training on a variety of subjects to add to your toolkit to enhance your skills. Please see our calendar for the next event.