Foster Care: First Steps course

Explore your potential next steps towards Foster Care.

If you’re wondering if Foster Care is for you, even if you’re still unsure, Foster Care: First Steps is for you.

‘First Steps’ will help deepen your understanding of a faith-based and holistic approach to Foster Care and help you to consider your readiness to pursue it.

Topics include:

  • A Ministry of Reconciliation
  • Understanding Out-of-Home Care
  • What to Expect
  • Trauma and attachment: An introduction
  • Things you can do to prepare
  • The Need for Community
  • Additional reading and resources

Work through the material online at your own pace either individually, with your spouse, or even as a group.

Other Resources


  • Foster Care Sunday

  • God’s ability to turn brokenness into good. Eva’s story

  • Foster Care: Leaving a legacy

  • Beauty from ashes. Tina’s story

  • A vision for God’s people

  • Birthday in a box.

Your Church and the Homeward Project

Help transform Out-of-home Care in your community.


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