Foster Families Needed
Position CodeOHKEN
Office Location:Kent, OH
  
Responsibilities:
As one of the nation’s fastest growing Christian foster care ministries, The Bair Foundation is currently seeking full time foster parents in the Kent area willing to provide foster parent services and/or part time foster parents to provide respite services several days per month. You will serve as a positive role model for children and adolescents and participate as part of a professional treatment team to support the youth's placement stability.

What you will provide:
A nurturing home environment for children and adolescents who have been victims of abuse and neglect.
Support to children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral problems.
Opportunities for children and adolescents to learn new ways to function within a family and their community.
Advocacy and support with school and academics.

What you will be provided:
Extensive parenting skills training.
24-hour crisis support and guidance.
Financial reimbursement for the care and supervision of children and adolescents.
Medical coverage for children and adolescents.
Opportunities available for foster to adopt.

Qualifications:
We need individuals who have extra room in their heart and home and are ready to make a lasting positive impact on a child. Proof of stable income required. Must pass a Criminal Background Check and must be a U.S. Citizen.