Empowering Caregivers, Strengthening Families Video Series. Teresa'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
This 3-minute video highlights motivating factors for caregivers serving children with therapeutic needs, including the value of caregiver support networks, continuous training, and a commitment to strengthen families within the caregiver’s community. This video shares a foster mother’s experiences collaborating with biological families toward positive outcomes for the children in her care. The gifts foster parents can provide to foster children are described. (Author abstract modified)
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