Revitalizing Recruitment and Retention of Foster Parents

Quality foster/adoptive homes are crucial in achieving good outcomes for children and youth in care, but finding and keeping foster and adoptive parents is an ongoing challenge. This site is designed to help counties and agencies revitalize their recruitment and retention plan of action.

Do you have a comment about this site, or do you have a recruitment/retention strategy to share? Send us an email at info@welfareresearch.org.

TAKING ACTION:

A blueprint for targeted recruitment and retention of foster, adoptive, and kinship parents

A hands-on, step-by-step guide for putting diligent recruitment into action, with tools and tips you can use along the way.

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REVITALIZING RECRUITMENT

Practical strategies for finding and keeping foster, adoptive, and kinship homes

A compendium of best practices, with real-life examples, resources, and practice models from New York and across the U.S.

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