Why Choose Beech Acres?

A foster parent program tailored to your family

If you’re considering fostering a child, we’re thrilled for you! Beech Acres Parenting Center offers a supportive environment and plenty of guidance for first-time foster parents.

When you choose Beech Acres, you know we’re there for you.

Here are just some of the reasons why current Beech Acres foster families refer their friends to us:

Unique Matching Program

Two person foster careparent/child matching team insures intensive review &strong fit between family & foster care child.

Emergency Contact

24 hour support line staffed by the 5 professional team members they know and trust.

Support Network

Organized events in 2017 have already included, a theatrical play downtown, skating party and ‘Parents Night Out’.

Bi-monthly newsletters welcome new families, celebrate anniversaries, send lists of free upcoming family activities & educate foster families about helpful community resource organizations.

Education & Training

BAPC created ‘Foster Parent Support Meeting.’ Once a month a social worker facilitates a networking event on a specific topic. Child care is offered through Alternative Care Providers so foster parents can dive deeply into topics like ‘How to Talk to Children about the Loss of a Parent’.

Foster-to-Adopt Certification

Beech Acres Parenting Center is now licensed to partner with foster parents to provide a seamless process of creating lasting families for children in need. With a state foster-to-adopt certification, we can provide permanent homes for children more quickly, reducing stress on both the child and the parents.

Respite Care

Beech Acres Parenting Center offers the needed training & classes to qualify respite care providers.  Respite care allows foster care parents the ability to have a night out or a weekend trip alone, without the worry of the children in their care.

Testimonials

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