Families United Foster Agency
|Hours:||Mon - Fri 8am - 5pm|
|Address:||1210 S Main St. Lakeport, CA 95453|
FOSTER FAMILY AGENCY: Our family is growing and so can yours. Families United, Inc. is a not-for-profit foster family agency serving foster children throughout Northern California. Families United accepts children 0-17 years old who are in need of loving homes. You can make a difference in the lives of some very special children by becoming a foster parent. Families United supports our foster parents through our professional staff located in offices in Lakeport, Oroville and Sacramento (Fair Oaks).
We help you by providing: Weekly in-home visits with our professional social workers. Monthly training sessions to help with special issues. 24 hour emergency response. Monthly financial stipend to meet the child's needs.
WHO CAN BECOME A FOSTER PARENT? You need to be at least 21 years old. You can be single or married. You can own or rent your home. You must possess good parenting skills and have the desire to provide a caring, loving environment for abused and neglected children. Families United helps you become certified as a foster parent by providing local support through: Orientation sessions. Pre-certification training. Private visits to your home to discuss foster parenting.