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The Rewards and Challenges of Foster Parenting
Saturday, June 22, 2013, 02:00pm
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Marc Bermann of Jewish Child and Family Services will share valuable information for individuals and couples who may be interested in becoming licensed foster parents of special needs children and youth. Marc will highlight the following topics and provide detailed handouts during this presentation, followed by a Q&A session:

-How do children enter the "child welfare system"?

-Why become a foster parent of a "special needs child"?

-What is the foster parent licensing procedure?

-What are the behavioral challenges facing a foster parent?

-How can parents set better limits, goals and rewards for children?

Contact Adult Services Department, (708)547-7393 and choose option 4