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Foster Care & Adoption

Find information on Parenting Associations, Fostering, and Adoption.

Letting Kids be Kids

May 24, 2013

This year, Gov. Rick Scott signed into law the “Quality Parenting for Children in Foster Care Act” and is expected to soon sign into law the “Nancy C. Detert Common Sense and Compassion Independent Living Act.” In a nutshell, these two landmark pieces of legislation focus on ensuring children who have been sheltered from unsafe homes have the opportunity to experience a childhood that is as normal and promising as possible and an adulthood that is as productive and fulfilling as possible... Click here to read more

Parenting Associations

Find Parenting Associations throughout the Big Bend.


Fostering Information

Find information about becoming a foster parent.


Adoption Information

If you've wondered if you have what it takes to become an adoptive parent, now is the perfect time to find out. Opening your heart and home to the forever commitment of adoption provides an opportunity for you to give and receive love, provide a safe and secure home life for a child, and provide a child with a bright future.