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HOW WILL FOSTERING CHANGE MY LIFE?

We know that becoming a foster parent is a big decision that will impact your life, your family’s lifestyle, relationships and the life of your child in care. It takes a village to care for a foster child, and it involves both challenges and rewards. Read about the experiences of other foster parents.

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Latest Blogs

06 November 2021
I am a former foster child here in Alberta. As an Indigenous man, I am proud of who I am and my culture. My desire in sharing my story is to provide encouragement for foster families and wisdom specifically for those who are fostering Indigenous chil...
16 December 2020
Amid a global pandemic, we all know this holiday season will look different from in the past. We've put together a list of our favourite ways to keep spirits bright in your home when you and your foster child and family may not be feeling your usual ...
06 November 2021
I am a former foster child here in Alberta. As an Indigenous man, I am proud of who I am and my culture. My desire in sharing my story is to provide encouragement for foster families and wisdom specifically for those who are fostering Indigenous chil...
16 December 2020
Amid a global pandemic, we all know this holiday season will look different from in the past. We've put together a list of our favourite ways to keep spirits bright in your home when you and your foster child and family may not be feeling your usual ...
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A Village to Turn to

At Foster Calgary, we believe it takes a village to raise a child. That's why we are proud to support children in care, their foster families and the community. Whether it’s learning about what it means to foster a child, what training we offer new foster parents, how a foster parent can connect to a community of other caregivers, or just facts and figures about Foster Calgary, you can find it all below.