Job Posting: Thornwell Foster Parent

A foster parent has temporary custody of a child who has been removed from their biological family due to abuse, neglect, or another issue which makes their living situation unsafe…

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Foster Care 101

There can be a lot of misconceptions about foster care, which can come from a lot of different places. We want to do our best to educate you about what…

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Foster Kids are Rocket Ships

Raise your hand if you’ve ever considered becoming a foster parent but thought “I could never do that because I’d get too attached and it would be too hard to…

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Why Foster Care Matters to You

Foster Care matters to me, and I think it should matter to you too. I never wanted to be a foster parent. It’s not that I was against it, but…

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How to become a foster parent in 7 easy steps.

The process of becoming a foster parent can be scary and full of unknowns, but we’re here to help. Here are the steps to become a foster parent:   Step…

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Foster Care is Brave

“Want to know the truth about bravery? When we think about bravery and courage, we often imagine those moments from movies. A hero is up against impossible odds. It’s difficult…

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6 Common Myths about Foster Care

Many you have heard about foster care, or know somebody who has been involved in foster care. Maybe you know foster parents or know kids who have been in foster…

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3 Things foster care is and is not

Foster care is a lot of different things to a lot of different people. Depending on your experience or history with foster care, you might think some different things are…

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Support to Succeed

  Recently we hosted our second annual Support to Succeed foster care conference. Over 100 adults and almost as many children came together at First Baptist Church in Simpsonville to…

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