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3 Simple Steps To Becoming A Foster Parent

Becoming a foster parent is much less intimidating than it seems. You just have to be willing to do the work. I've heard stories of parents taking 2 years to complete the paperwork. It took my husband and I 10 months because we never let anything sit. If we were told to jump, we asked how high. There is a lot of paperwork. But like anything, if you want it bad enough, you'll get it done. Step 1: Take a M.A.P.P. or P.R.I.D.E. course. The name of the course is different in different states but it's the same thing. M.A.P.P. stands for Model Approach to Partnership Parenting. P.R.I.D.E. stands for Parent Resource Information Development Education. It may also be called...

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