- Overview Video
- Foster Family Application Process
This article will guide you through the Foster Family Application in the Foster Family Website. At this point, you should have received a Welcome email from your agency, with a link to the Foster Family Website. And, you should be able to Log In.
Foster Family Application Process
The Foster Family Application will found in the The Foster Family Website, either on the right side of the screen under “Communication”, or under "My Home". This varies depending on how the agency has their website set up.
The website will provide limited access when you are at this stage, however you are able to view the “Foster Parent Application” link.
If the application is located under the communication tab, click on the link to the Application.
Image: Communication: Applicant or Inquiry View of Foster Family Website
If you are unable to locate it on the Communication tab, go to "My Home" and click on "Add Report" to access the Application link. If you are unable to find the application link, please contact your agency.
Image: My Home: Applicant or Inquiry View of Foster Family Website
Click on the “Foster Parent Application” link, to open the application.
Complete all required (denoted with an asterisks) fields in the application. Should you need to take a break, click on “Save as Draft” (located at the bottom of the page) before you log out. At log in, you will begin where you left off.
Image: Application Draft Button
Upon completion of the application, click on “Submit”. Your application will be sent to your agency.
If a required field is incomplete, the system will send you this message:
Image: Application Incomplete Message
Click on “OK”, complete the field, and press “Submit” again.
Once all fields are filled out and the application is complete when you see this green check-mark next to “Foster Parent Application” -- indicating that the task is complete.
Image: “Application Complete Indication”