Love, Forever & Always

What is it that makes someone a great foster parent? The staff at KidsPeace New York Foster Care and Community Programs (FCCP) offered insights into that question as they paid tribute to Janet [...]

May we introduce our sister | A foster family’s story

When the call came to foster parents Katie and Alvin Harley, the request was simple and direct: We have a baby, can you take her? But for Katie, that simple request began a day she’ll never [...]

Because They Need Us

By Cori Ruszkowski “I’m scared,” she says. “Just tell me that I won’t get my heart broken.” I look at this woman who is in the process of becoming a foster [...]

Fostering an innocent victim of the opioid epidemic

Heather Brandt credits the example of her grandfather for her desire to serve others. She remembers how he visited an orphanage on Christmas to deliver presents for children without families. “I [...]

Maine Foster Parents Kate and Charles Tuell Honored for unwavering dedication and advocacy for foster youth

By Brandy Clapper, KidsPeace Development When Kate and Charles Tuell started fostering in Maine six years ago, they never thought their lives would be, as they call it, “crazy-hectic-beautiful” [...]