en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foster_care

Foster care is a system in which a minor has been placed into a ward, group home or private home of a state-certified caregiver, referred to as a "foster parent" or ...

www.adoptuskids.org/adoption-and-foster-care/how-to-adopt-and-foster/state-information/virginia

Every year, children enter the foster care system in need of safety, security, nurturing, and love. Many of Virginia's children are able to return to their birth family, ...

www.adoptuskids.org/adoption-and-foster-care/how-to-adopt-and-foster/state-information/washington-dc

District of Columbia families don't have to be wealthy to be approved to adopt or provide foster care for a child. All that's necessary is for them to have sufficient ...

www.adoptuskids.org/adoption-and-foster-care/how-to-adopt-and-foster/state-information/maryland

Maryland foster care and adoption guidelines. Congratulations! You've made your first step toward adopting or fostering children in Maryland. We are pleased  ...

dss.virginia.gov/family/fc/index.cgi

Every effort is made to help the child remain with his or her family, however, when a child comes into foster care they are most often placed in a foster home.

family.arlingtonva.us/foster-care

Foster care is a temporary living arrangement providing care and parenting for children who can no longer live in their homes because of abuse, neglect or other ...

www.nvfs.org/our-services/foster-care-adoption-northern-virginia

NVFS' foster care provides foster parents in Northern Virginia with the tools and support to develop strong relationships with their foster children.

www.loudoun.gov/1004/Foster-Care-Adoption

The Loudoun County Foster Care and Adoption Program provides you an opportunity to make a difference in the life of a child.

cfsa.dc.gov/service/become-foster-or-adoptive-parent

Yet nearly half of all District children and youth in care are placed in Maryland. To keep these children in their own community, we need more foster homes in the ...