Become A Foster Parent

Our foster care programs are home-based, intensive treatment programs where professional support is wrapped around caregivers to maximize the family’s effectiveness and the child’s gains. Our Therapeutic Foster Care Program is designed to address each child’s special needs through a team philosophy that includes case workers, therapists and foster parents. We provide our foster parents with specialized training and education in managing behaviors, mental health issues and parenting techniques. We know foster parenting is a challenge and we’ll be there every step of the way to provide you with support. For more information on becoming a foster family in Eastern Connecticut, contact the Foster Care Recruiter at 860.886.7500 x5170 or ajones@waterfordcs.org.