How do I get started?

Step 1: The online orientation created by the State of North Carolina is a good way to see if you are ready to foster a child. Please visit the Orientation website

Step 2: Complete the Foster/Adoptive Parent Screening Application found on our Foster Home Licensing and Adoption page.

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1. Why are children in Foster Care?
2. What is the goal of Foster Care?
3. What happens when a child cannot be reunified with their parents?
4. Who can become a foster parent?
5. How do I get started?
6. What are the types of foster care?