Foster Parents Needed!

Posting ID : A1068477535
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Nonprofit

The NHS Human Services Foster Care Program provides support to children who are coping with serious behavioral health challenges, are overcoming difficult life experiences and are in need of the nurturing and support of a stable family. We are seeking foster parents in the Schuylkill County area who are willing to provide full-time foster parenting and or/ part time respite support. Currently, only 1 foster child out of every 100 has a warm and welcoming foster home to grow up in. Together, we can change that.

What you will be provided:
The Chance to make a difference in a child's life
Extensive quality training
The opportunity to work from home
Tax-free generous compensation-$65/day for TFC program; $35/day FCP Program
Opportunity for bonuses and financial incentives
24/7 staff support
Monthly support groups
Mileage reimbursement
Planned and Unplanned Respite

Job Requirements:

To qualify you must:
Be at least 21 years of age
Obtain PA Child Abuse and Criminal Clearances
Obtain an FBI clearance
Pass a physical by a medical doctor
Have reliable transportation
Have a valid PA driver's license
Prove financial stability without the stipend from NHS
Show a willingness to be part of a treatment team and attend treatment meetings

*Please contact Kelly Butz, Resource Family Coach by phone or e-mail.


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