What is a resource parent?
Am I eligible to become a resource parent?
What does it cost?
What types of children/youth are needing resource families?
How do I know if we are ready to be resource parents?
Do I have adequate income to meet my current family’s needs?
What are my time commitments?
How long does the CLC resource parent approval process take?
Will I have contact with birth families?
Am I able to adopt children/youth from foster care?
Am I obligated to continue in the approval process once I submit an application?
How will fostering or adopting affect my birth children?
How long can the placement stay in my home?
Do I have a choice of the type and ages of placements referred to me; will I meet the children/youth prior to placement?
What if I don't think the placement is compatible with my family?
How many placements can I have, can my birth child share a room with a placement, and do I need to own my home?