Answering The Need: A California Woman Decides To Become A Foster Parent: 30 Years Later Parenting Medically Fragile Children Has Become Her Life's Work.
Published: July-August 2020
Fostering Families Today
Vol. 20, No. 3 , p. 6-8
Fostering Media Connections
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This article highlights a woman who, with her husband, provides foster care for children with varying degrees of special needs. It explains that the foster parent’s own experiences as a parent of a biological child with special needs has given her a greater understanding of what the biological parents are feeling and describes her efforts in working with parents towards reunification.
children with disabilities; special needs; foster children; foster parents; child rearing; family reunification