Everyone’s timeline for foster care and foster care training is different. I wanted to document ours so that I could remember the journey that we have taken. These are all the seemingly insignificant details that have lead us to this point.
October 25th- We decided that we were going to pursue foster care in the new year.
December- At the end of December, we watched a brief orientation video and then filled out a questionnaire. We then signed up for classes.
January 5th- Three Hour Orientation
January 9th- Eight weeks of classes begin each Saturday from 9am-12pm.
January 21st- TB Testing and Physical
January 26th- Application Submitted to the County
February 11th- Livescan (Fingerprinting)
February 24th- Home Inspection (We passed!)
February 27th- Our eight weeks of classes ended.
March 11th- Our Foster Care License Arrived in the mail. We are official.
March 12th- CPR and First Aid
March 16th- PLACEMENT READY!!!
We have a license for one infant 0-2 (hoping for a boy 0-1). We are now waiting for “the call.”