Want To Help Transform Lives? Become a Foster Parent!

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ORGANIZATION: LA PALOMA FAMILY SERVICES

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Together, we can make a difference in the lives of children who have been temporarily removed from their homes. La Paloma Family Services seeks compassionate individuals and families to become licensed foster or adoptive caregivers. By opening your heart and home, you can offer a safe haven to children who have experienced abuse and neglect.

Our team provides unwavering support throughout the licensing process and beyond, ensuring you never face the journey alone. : )

General Requirements:

  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Can be married, single, divorce, partnered or cohabiting
  • Must have sufficient income to meet your family’s need without help from foster care reimbursement.
  • Must pass a criminal background check that includes fingerprinting and CPS records check.
  • Complete training required by the State of Arizona.
  • Must pass DCS home inspection.
  • Must have access to transportation.
  • Must have appropriate bedroom, bed and place for a child to store their personal belongings, children may share a bedroom.

If you or someone you know may want to learn more about becoming a La Paloma Foster/Adoptive Parent:

  • Join us for a foster care orientation on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 6pm. No reservations, just show up! 870 W. Miracle Mile Rd Tucson, AZ 85705,
  • Or call (520)429-4247, or email fostercare@lafrontera.org.

More opportunities with LA PALOMA FAMILY SERVICES

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About LA PALOMA FAMILY SERVICES

Location:

870 W. Miracle Mile, TUCSON, AZ 85705, US

Mission Statement

La Paloma recruits’ foster families, facilitates the initial licensure process, and provides on-going support to licensed foster homes. La Paloma licensed foster homes are offered respite care, foster parent support group, support groups for teenagers, a foster care specialist, advance training opportunities, and in-home services. Our foster homes focus on improving present relationships and circumstances to the foster youth in their homes and ensure that their physical, emotional, educational, and recreational needs are being met.

Description

La Paloma recruits, trains, and supports foster parents who are capable of providing a safe, structured and nurturing environment for children that are displaced from their homes.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Homeless & Housing
People with Disabilities
Children & Youth, Homeless & Housing, People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

870 W. Miracle MileTucson, AZ 85705

(32.26131,-110.98615)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Child Welfare
  • Child Care
  • Child Development
  • Case Work / Management
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Varies

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