Foster Parent Resources and Support Services
Devereux’s foster parents and providers are a critical part of each foster individual’s “team” and are trained to: 1) provide a nurturing, caring and structured environment within their homes, and 2) care for those who may have challenging behaviors or special needs. Foster parents and providers have the opportunity to make a meaningful and positive difference in someone’s life. Devereux provides coaching and ongoing support to all foster families.
We understand that the decision to foster is a difficult one, not made lightly, and we are committed to ensuring every foster family is successful. All Devereux foster parents and providers receive support from a variety of resources to prevent and reduce stress and family crisis, including*:
Note: This service may not be available in all Devereux centers. Please visit our center pages for more information.
At Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, it is our policy to practice nondiscrimination in services. All activities with regard to referrals, admissions, placement of individuals and provision of services are conducted without regard to race, color, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is proud to recruit, train and support LGBTQ+ foster parents, some of whom later become adoptive parents.
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