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.adopt.org/what-foster-care

Much of what we have heard focuses on the negative aspects of foster care and foster parents. Some of what we have heard is incorrect. What the foster care ...

www.childwelfare.gov/topics/outofhome/foster-care

Foster care (also known as out-of-home care) is a temporary service provided by States for children who cannot live with their families.

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.

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

Foster care is intended to be a temporary rather than a long-term solution for children who have been removed from their birth family homes for reasons of ...

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/meet-the-children/children-in-foster-care/about-the-children

Children and teens enter foster care through no fault of their own, because they have been abused, neglected, or abandoned and are unable to continue living ...

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.

fostercare.com/become-a-foster-parent

The process to become a KidsPeace foster parent involves five or six visits to your home over a 10 to 12 week period. During those visits, KidsPeace staff ...