Foster care is a temporary home where adults provide a safe home for children and teens, because their parents need time to learn new skills to become the parents their children need them to be. Social services agencies are always in need of families who are willing to care for children with special needs, sibling groups, older youth and young people who speak a different language. Kids are. Adoption from foster care: The primary goal of foster care is to reunify children/youth with their parents. However, if that option is not available, adoption or another type of permanent home is the secondary goal. There are currently children and teens in Colorado who are waiting for a family.
Jan 08, · Foster care program in Colorado could be model for others to follow. By: Scripps National Posted at PM, Jan 08, and last updated A program in Colorado to place Author: Scripps National. The Colorado State Foster Parent Association goals: Conduct high quality education programs for foster/kinship parents that address the latest in social, physical/mental health, and developmental needs of children in placement by utilizing multiple mediums in order to truly be inclusive of the foster and kinship parents that CSFPA serves.
How to apply. To apply for any of the above programs, go to the PEAK Colorado website or fill out the application of your choice below and return it by mail, fax or in person to your local county human services office. Find contact information for county offices here. English application. Spanish application. Adult Foster Care - REPEALED Adult Day Services Repealed, Effective June 30, Respite Care Medicaid Certification of New Nursing Facilities or Additional Beds Colorado Dental Health Care Program for Low-Income Seniors.