Foster Family Approval Process

After we receive your completed application and confidential disclosure statement, your caseworker will contact you to schedule an in-person meeting at your convenience to learn more about the required documents and trainings, answer your questions, and complete and initial interview and home safety check. Your caseworker will be available to assist and support you throughout the approval process. The approval process can take between 30-90 days.

Required Documents

  • Proof of Identity:
    • Driver’s License
    • Birth Certificate
    • Social Security Card
  • Proof of Physical/Emotional Capability:
    • Health Assessment – with link to form
  • Proof of Income:
    • Social Security Statement – with link to website
  • Vehicle Registration, Insurance, Inspection
  • Homeowner’s/Renter’s Insurance
  • Marriage License/Divorce Decree (if applicable)
  • Well Water Test (if applicable)
  • Pet Vaccinations (if applicable)
  • Dog License (if applicable)

Clearances

Trainings