The Honeymoon is Over, You Say? Not Really. by Denise Stevens

October 17th, 2017|Foster Family Stories|

I was born and raised in Kansas, living most of my adult life in Topeka. I have worked in [...]

An open letter to my “foster” parents who made a difference in my life by Alexandra Ware

October 9th, 2017|Foster Family Stories|

Alexandria Ware is a graduate student at Oklahoma State University-Tulsa pursuing a Master’s Degree in Development and Family Science. [...]

Julie White: My Journey Through Child Welfare

October 6th, 2017|Foster Family Stories|

Julie White is a Foster Care Home Recruiter for Saint Francis Community Services and has been a foster parent [...]

10 things every foster parent needs to know by Alexandra Ware

September 12th, 2017|Foster Family Stories|

Alexandria Ware is a graduate student at Oklahoma State University-Tulsa pursuing a Master’s Degree in Development and Family Science. [...]

The Wilson Family Story

August 16th, 2017|Foster Family Stories|

Deana and her husband, Tim, have been married for 28 years and currently reside in Topeka, KS. Tim is [...]

Alexandria Ware: From Foster Care to Capitol Hill Internship

August 16th, 2017|Foster Family Stories|

Alexandria Ware is a graduate student at Oklahoma State University-Tulsa pursuing a Master’s Degree in Development and Family Science. [...]

Denise Stevens: Things A Child Formerly in Foster Care Would Tell Foster Families

August 16th, 2017|Foster Family Stories|

I was born and raised in Kansas, living most of my adult life in Topeka. I have worked in [...]

The Samples Family Story

August 16th, 2017|Foster Family Stories|

Chuck and his wife, Ginny, live in Emporia, Kan. Chuck is currently the Emporia Public Schools director of community [...]