ORLANDO FOSTER CARETHE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO ORLANDO AREA FOSTER CARE
– RESOURCES FOR ORLANDO AREA FOSTER PARENTS –
By Parents, For Parents
The foster care system can be complicated. This site is meant to support Orlando area foster parents and families with information and resources to best serve the children they love and care for.
Foster Care Guides
Find out more about how foster care works and what’s involved
Help for those seeking a foster care license in Orlando
See the Blog
Follow along for posts about experiences in Orlando foster care
Get Started: Become a Licensed Foster Parent
Embrace Families is the licensing agency for Orlando (Orange, Osceola and Seminole Counties). Fill out the questionnaire on their website or call 1-866-90CHILD to get started!
Foster Care Blog
Follow along to see what’s going on in foster care in Orlando.
Orlando Needs Foster Parents
Orlando is currently in serious need of foster parents. Many children, especially those 10 years and older, are awaiting placement into a loving home.
Children in Orlando Foster Care
Children Without a Family Placement
Foster Care Terminology
See a glossary of common language used in the Orlando child welfare system.
As a foster parent, you could provide stability, consistency, and support for a child or youth. Learn more about getting licensed.
Learn More About Foster Care
The following guides can help get you up to speed on several important aspects of foster care in Orlando.