Have you ever wanted to be come a Foster Parent but was unsure how to become on? Check out this one time session that will cover issues relevant to becoming a foster parent in Maine. Policies and procedures that apply to foster/adoptive licensure as well as how to access available resources and supports will be covered. Once you have completed the session, you will be asked to answer ten questions. When you answer the questions correctly you may request an application for licensure. The session is available in two formats and is open to anyone who is a resident of Maine over the age of 21.
One option is a Watch Party on ZOOM, followed by a question and answer period. This happens on the 3rd Wednesday of every month from 6:30 to 8pm
The second option gives the opportunity to watch a video at your convenience via an email link.
For more information or to register for either option contact A Family for ME Recruiter, Kasey McDonough at 207.699.9408, call A Family for ME at 1-844.893.6311 or connect online at AFamilyforME@spurwink.org
Note: Any individual entitled to educational assistance under Chapter 31, Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment, or Chapter 33, Post—9/11 GI Bill benefits, will not be penalized (including assessment of late fees) or denied access to classes, libraries or other institutional facilities because of the individual’s inability to meet his or her financial obligation due to the delayed disbursement funding from VA under chapter 31 or 33.