Devereux Arizona - Tucson Programs Offered
Traditional Foster Care program providing temporary or long-term placement in a family setting for children removed by the Department of Child Safety (DCS).
Therapeutic Foster Care pairs children experiencing behavioral difficulties with a special group of foster parents that are extensively trained to care for the child's intense needs. This program is designed to prepare children for permanent placement with their biological family, an adoptive home or independent living.
Community Respite gives foster care, as well as biological and adoptive parents a planned, brief break from their responsibilities as caregivers.
Adult Therapeutic Foster Care provides structured home settings for adults with serious mental illness.
Foster Care Training
PS-MAPP training is a 30-hour, state-mandated training course required for all individuals wanting to become licensed as a foster parent. If you are interested in becoming licensed and would like to enroll in a PS-MAPP training course, you MUST first contact us to schedule an orientation meeting prior to beginning training.
Tucson 2015 PSMAPP Training Schedule