Quotes from Foster Parents

Foster parents are regular people who care a lot about children. Here’s what foster parents say they value about what they do:

  • “It’s rewarding, fulfilling . . . it gives me a sense of accomplishment.”
  • “Very stressful, but also very gratifying.”
  • “An adventure – an opportunity to make a difference.”
  • “An opportunity to give and receive love, even if only briefly.”
  • “I enjoy the hubbub.”
  • “I like helping vulnerable children feel loved and nurtured.”
  • “I love the feeling that we make a difference in the lives of these kids. It adds meaning to our lives.”

Foster Parent Stories

We have learned through the years that all families have their own special and unique stories. We have also learned the deep value that comes from sharing those stories with other families who are in similar situations or places in life. We hope the stories you’ll find on this page will motivate and inspire you.