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May is Foster Care Month
National Foster Care Month is a collaboration among Casey Family Programs National Center for Resource Family Support (www.casey.org/cnc), National Foster Care Coalition (www.nfcap.org), National Foster Parent Association (www.nfpainc.org), and Child Welfare League of America (www.cwla.org).
Among the goals for the month are to:
A packet of information materials for Foster Care Month can help you to maximize your involvement in this public education campaign, not only for this special month, but on an ongoing basis.. We have included messages and themes, a sample letter for contacting your governor and mayor, materials for reaching out to the media, and fact sheets.
The materials contained in the foster care month packet can be accessed through the newly-created web site www.fostercaremonth.org.
Some other helpful Foster Care websites include:
Children's Bureau Express
Rowell Foster Children's Positive Plan
Connect for Kids
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