Opportunities for Fostering

Foster Parent

24/7 care of a group of 2+ siblings placed within your home

Respite Parent

Monthly or at request care for a group of 2+ siblings in your home. Examples include caring for a group of siblings 1 weekend per month, 1 week if a foster family is taking an out-of-state vacation, or whatever frequency is agreed upon by all parties.

Basic Steps
  • IMPACT Training (1 weekend)
  • Background Checks
  • Medical Evaluations
  • Financial Stability Check
  • References
  • Home Inspection
  • Integrated Assessment/Social History (Home Study)
Timeline

From start to finish, it takes approximately 90 to 120 days to complete the requirements to become a licensed foster parent by the state of Georgia.

Informational Meetings