This video highlights the story of a school social worker in Rhode Island and her experience becoming a foster parent to a student who did not have a relative placement.
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This story, told by a fictive kin foster parent for one of her students, will help you identify promising practices and strategies in kinship care. The video is part of the National Foster Care Month 2022 Digital Stories, a series focused improving kinship care, supporting relative and kin connections, and keeping families strong.
Capacity Building Center for States. (2022). Teresa's story. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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