Welcome to Fostering Forever!

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We are foster parents living in Virginia and we want to help connect other foster parents to resources, information, and stories.

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How to Become a Foster Parent

This is how you prepare to be a foster parent. There's a lot of stuff.

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Self Care

When it’s Time to Say Goodbye

We recently said goodbye to two kiddos that lived in our home for nearly a year. While we were thrilled they were able to go with a family member, the transition was quick and somewhat unexpected. Nearly overnight, we went…

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Move In

Move-in Adjustments for Kids

The shock and trauma a child faces when they are moved into a foster home can be very hard for them to process. They might be extremely sad, anxious, and angry because of the loss they are experiencing. On top…

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5 Must-Read Books about Foster Care

Whether you’re thinking of becoming a foster parent or you’re already a few years into your journey, these books are an incredibly helpful resource. From discipline strategies to adoption...

7 Tips to Improve Video Calls

Depending on the situation, you may be asked to facilitate or supervise phone calls between your foster child and their bio family. Sometimes, these conversations will be natural and...