Foster parenting is not for the faint of heart. Every foster parent has been tested. Every foster parent has felt the joy in helping a child. Sadly, many foster parents have also felt alone and unsupported. We can change this.
The Foster Care Roundup recently interviewed Eden Hauslaib and Julie Farber of ACS to learn more about the Home Away From Home initiative.
Elvira Northington has been a foster parent in upstate New York for 20 years. Here, she talks about her experiences with foster parenting and becoming an advocate for foster parents.