How to Get Involved in Foster Care

On any given day, 1,200 children enter the United States foster care system. To a child who has lost everything, your church can be there to show the love of Christ in word and deed.

30 minutes 7 videos

In your community, there is a foster family in need of help and hope.

Equip your church to be the hands and feet of Christ to vulnerable children and families.


  • Carly Souza


What is foster care? Why should believers get involved? How does it display the gospel? Discover how to be the hands and feet of Jesus by getting involved in foster care. You will learn:

  • Common foster care terms
  • How to start a family advocacy ministry
  • Recruitment tips for care community volunteers
  • How to partner with the Department of Family Services
  • Essentials for training and communication
  • And more

Courses are available with closed captioning and resources in Spanish.