Utah is in desperate need of foster parents and families. Dan Webster, the Salt Lake valley representative for Utah Foster Care, shared why now is the time to help. Recently Utah as a whole has seen a need for children, especially siblings, to be taken care of in foster care.
May is National Foster Care Month and a great time to sign up to serve as a foster parent. Utah Foster Care lays out all of the information for prospective parents in a pamphlet. They say common misconceptions for foster care is that you have to be married or own your home, neither are true.
Kevin Harper is the author of the upcoming book Foster Parenting Teens, and a foster care speaker, trainer, and mentor with Family Resource & Training Center. His daughter Saty Cornelius just released a book about the experiences of foster teens called More to Me, available on Amazon. Connect with Kevin on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @fosterbetter.