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Category: Foster Care

Stop. Care. Listen

4/17/2015 in Category

It was a stressful and overwhelming day for YFC Case Manager, Charisa, and late one evening it wasn’t over. Charisa needed to get permission for a medical procedure for 2 year old "Leisha," one of

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6 Misconceptions About Foster Care

6/3/2013 in Category

By Lindsy, Tacoma Youth for Christ Foster Parent

1) We are better than you :
We are not saints. We are doing this because it needs doing and we love kids. Some of us hope to expand our

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What’s in a Name?

5/24/2013 in Category

By Tiffany, Tacoma Youth for Christ Foster Parent

The other night I met with a small gathering of women from my church for our monthly Ladies Night of dinner and worship. The topic was one that

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10 Ways You Can Support Foster Familes

5/16/2013 in Category

 

By Sarah, Tacoma Youth for Christ Foster Parent

There were baby dedications at church recently.  It was touching to see dads reading scripture and declaring their hopes for their new

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There Are Two Sides

5/10/2013 in Category

By Lindsy, Tacoma Youth for Christ Foster Parent

There are many reasons why my husband and I chose to become parents via foster care. Put simply, fostering was how we wanted to start a family

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