Permanent Family Connections Description


Permanent Family Connections (Foster Care)
Open Your Home, Open Your Heart

1,500 Sacramento families needed.

Start Today.

Information nights/orientations are held on the second Wednesday of every month from 6-7:30.

Last year, Stanford Youth Solutions did amazing work and certified 15 new foster/resource parents but it’s still not enough! Now we need your help to give a local child a loving home to foster their growth.

This year, help us foster [happiness] and open your home to a child in need.

This year, help us foster [love] and open yourself to a new kind of relationship, a parent-child.

This year, help us foster [family] as you take on one of the most rewarding challenges in life: parenthood.


Apply to become a foster parent

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You can become a foster/resource parent if you are:

  • Deeply committed to giving a youth a home, time and attention
  • Patient, flexible and willing to learn
  • Over age 25 and healthy (no upper age limit)
  • Single, married or in a domestic partnership
  • Receiving a steady income
  • Living in an apartment, condo or house with room for a youth
  • A licensed driver, with a car and insurance

Ready to jump in? As a foster/resource parent, you will receive:

  • On-call support, 24 hours a day/7 days a week
  • Dedicated social workers with individualized support for youth and families
  • Free training
  • Multiple services in one location
  • Family support groups and monthly newsletters
  • Connections to community resources
  • Competitive rates
  • Respite services
  • Mentor parent support

For further questions or more information, call us today at (916) 344-0199 and a member of our team will be there to help.

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