A Community Outreach Handbook for Recruiting Foster Parents and VolunteersBy:
Recruiting foster families is a difficult task even under the best of circumstances, and most agencies are not blessed with the best of circumstances. Yet agencies can significantly increase their chances of successfully finding foster families and volunteers by designing a carefully planned strategy for engaging the community in foster care. This handbook was developed for that purpose. It provides tools to craft effective messages for the public, tips for working with the media, and other research ideas. This title is a must-have for foster care agencies and professionals striving to provide quality foster care to all youth in need.
CWLA Stock Number: 8135
Publication Date: 2000