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National Foster Care Month Is Almost Here

4/18/2007:   Visit the 2007 National Foster Care Month website today, and learn how you can change a lifetime. CWLA is just one of the many national organizations partnering to promote National Foster Care Month in May. The month provides an opportunity for people nationwide to get involved as foster parents, volunteers, mentors, and employers, or in other ways. It's also an opportunity to show appreciation for the dedication of the foster families who care for these children and youth, and the social workers who support them.

The website is a year-round resource containing facts and statistics on foster care, links to partner organizations, a toolkit on how you can help, stories from foster parents and foster care alum, a calendar of events in your state, and official pins, ribbons, and campaign posters for purchase.

Don't forget to log on to CWLA's foster care web pages for additional information.

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