2015 A Night of Shining Stars Award Winners

    Fostering Together was nominated and won the Best Practice Award for the PNW Caregiver Conference awarded by FPAWS. Below is what was said about our organization the night of the awards banquet.  BEST PRACTICES AWARD – FOSTERING TOGETHER Certain kinds of people are really good at supporting foster parents and finding ways to show more adults the importance … Continue reading »

Fostering Together wins the Best Practice Award at the 2015 PNW Caregiver Conference

    Fostering Together was nominated and won the Best Practice Award for the PNW Caregiver Conference awarded by FPAWS. Below is what was said about our organization the night of the awards banquet.  BEST PRACTICES AWARD – FOSTERING TOGETHER Certain kinds of people are really good at supporting foster parents and finding ways to show more adults the importance … Continue reading »

Peak 7 Adventures offers Outdoor Adventures to Teens in Foster Care

Peak 7 Adventures, an outdoor ministry based in Washington is offering 2 trip opportunities this summer. The first trip opportunity is a 5-day ascent trip for teens ages 13-18. There will be a boys trip Aug 3-7 and a girls trip Aug 10-14th. You can find more information on this flyer. The full price is $275–there are significant scholarships available if needed. The second trip is … Continue reading »

Day and Overnight Camp Authorization for Children in Care

The Children’s Administration recognizes the recreational, educational and social value of a camp experience for children/youth. Camp is generally viewed as a normal childhood activity. Camps are oftenunlicensed/unregulated or monitored. Children/youth attending camp are outside of our immediate care and control during the camp experience. It is essential that social workers and caregivers adhere to the following authorization procedures that … Continue reading »