Empowering Caregivers, Strengthening Families Video Series. Sonita's Story [YouTube Video and Descriptive Audio].
Empowering Caregivers, Strengthening Families Video Series
Capacity Building Center for States. Child Welfare Capacity Building Collaborative.
1 YouTube video
Highlights the importance of recognizing the foster family as an extension of a child’s biological family and the role of effective communication between caregivers and biological family members. This video shares the experience of one caregiver who found that successful collaboration with biological family members, along with agency assistance to promote family engagement, proved effective for family reunification. (Author abstract)
foster parents; foster children; foster adopt placement; foster parent support groups; foster parent retention; foster parents training; family reunification; child welfare agencies; child welfare services; empowerment; parent engagement