Foster Families | St. Andrew Church - EPC

Oct 7, 2020

Welcome to United City Church! We are delighted to introduce our foster family training program at St. Andrew Church - EPC. As part of our strong commitment to community and society, we believe in creating a nurturing environment for every child in need. Through our faith and beliefs, we aim to provide comprehensive support and guidance to both foster parents and the precious children they care for.

Why Become a Foster Family?

Becoming a foster family is a remarkable journey that offers countless rewards. By opening your home and heart to a child in need, you have the power to make an extraordinary difference in their lives. No act of kindness is too small when it comes to fostering; even the smallest gestures can leave a lasting impact.

By joining our foster family training program, you'll gain the necessary skills, knowledge, and resources to provide a safe and loving environment for children who have experienced adversity. United City Church understands the unique challenges and joys of foster parenting, and we are here to support you every step of the way.

Comprehensive Foster Family Training

At United City Church, we believe that offering comprehensive foster family training is vital in equipping our community with the necessary tools to provide quality care. Our program is carefully designed to empower foster parents, ensuring they have the skills to meet the diverse needs of the children they welcome into their homes. Our training covers a wide range of topics, including:

  • Child Development: Gain a deep understanding of child development stages and how to support children through various milestones.
  • Behavior Management: Learn effective techniques for managing challenging behaviors and creating a positive environment.
  • Trauma-Informed Care: Discover strategies to support children who have experienced trauma and help them heal and thrive.
  • Cultural Sensitivity: Acquire knowledge about different cultures and how to create a culturally sensitive environment for children from diverse backgrounds.
  • Legal and Policy Guidelines: Understand the legal and policy requirements that govern foster care, ensuring compliance and serving as advocates for the children in your care.

Our foster family training is delivered by experienced professionals and experts in the field, offering practical insights and valuable resources. We believe in ongoing learning, and our program is continuously updated to provide the most relevant and up-to-date information.

Supportive Community and Beliefs

Joining United City Church's foster family training program means becoming part of a supportive community that shares your values and beliefs. We understand the importance of a strong support system, and we are here to help navigate the joys and challenges of foster parenting together.

Through our faith and beliefs, we strive to create an inclusive and compassionate environment. We believe in providing holistic support, not just for the child but for the entire foster family. Whether through counseling services, support groups, or mentoring opportunities, we are dedicated to ensuring that every foster family feels supported and valued.

Make a Difference Today

Are you ready to embark on an extraordinary journey as a foster parent? Join our foster family training program at St. Andrew Church - EPC and become a part of a community driven by faith, compassion, and a shared purpose. We are excited to welcome you with open arms and empower you to make a lasting impact on the lives of vulnerable children.

Contact United City Church today to learn more about our foster family training program and how you can get involved. Together, we can build a brighter future for all.