How long is temporary?

A child’s stay in foster care may be as short as overnight or it may be years.  Some children in foster homes become available for adoption if they are not able to safely return home and there are no relatives able to raise them. Each child’s journey is unique and it  is important to support the primary goal of foster care is for a child to be reunified with their family.

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1. Who are CAFF foster parents?
2. How do I become a CAFF parent?
3. Who are CAFF children?
4. What is the goal of foster care?
5. How long is temporary?
6. Would a child's biological family be involved while a child is living in my home?
7. How long does it take to become a CAFF parent?