Foster Parent Resource Page

Manuals and Forms

Foster Parent Forms

Initial Forms Page for Foster/Adopt Parents.

Latest Foster Care Manual

Latest Adoption Manual

Upcoming Trainings

2017 Erie County Ongoing Trainings
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Foster/Adopt and Pre-Service Trainings In Other Counties
Lorain County Pre-Service Training
Wyandot County 2017 Trainings

News Headlines

Normalcy and the Reasonable and Prudent Parent Standard
By now, you have probably heard the term “normalcy” used at your agency and workers may have mentioned the “Reasonable and Prudent Parent Standard.” This brief guide explains these concepts and provides a beginning understanding of what it means to you as a foster caregiver.
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Recommended Immunizations Page
We've added a recommended immunization schedule for persons aged 0 through 18 years.
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Initial Forms Page for New Foster/Adopt Families
Want to be a foster/adopt family in Erie County?
Click here for the Initial Forms page.

Attention Foster Parents
Foster Parents are required to complete monthly reports.
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Resource Guide for Relatives Caring For Children
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Finding and Using Post Adoption Services
Read this valuable resource for post adoption services.
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Adoption Assistance FAQ
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Do you have a child with a disability?
Are you wondering how to obtain services and support for your child with a disability?
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