Every day children’s case workers search for suitable homes for hundreds of foster kids nationwide.
In this search, they are looking at parenting qualifications such as:
Having your profile, biography, home study, and possibly a video ready for a searching case worker greatly
increases the chance that you will be selected as a potential family for a waiting child.
You don't need extraordinary equipment to provide these to us. Pertinent, honest, and entertaining family
photos can be taken with an ordinary digital camera and uploaded via the internet to the Family Website.
The profile consists of information about how to reach you, your situation, and your parenting experiences.
And your home study is kept confidential. The two benefits of our free program are listed below.
How to sign up: http://www.afamilyforeverychild.org Read the disclaimer and electronically sign,
click “Agree.” Start creating your profile.
Create your family profile.
Once you are done with the Family Profile, you will come to a screen titled “Family Home Page.”
On this page there are four sections for you to choose from. Begin with the 1st and work your way
- The family profile includes agency information, adoption worker information, family members, adoption
preferences, etc. Fill in as much information as you can. The more information you record, makes our
searches and caseworker searches easier to find you.
- Upload your home study or request that it be uploaded.
through the steps.
On the Family Home Page, you will add all the information you want to include in your family story
Do not include personal information like addresses, social security numbers or phone numbers.
- Upload the Family Thumbnail Photo. This is the picture a caseworker will see first and is extremely
important! Make sure your photos are clear and crisp. A portait style photo works well here.
- Upload Family Video (optional)
- Create your family biography or view what you have already written
Once you are finished with your family biography, pictures and video if you have one, request activation.
After your materials have been approved, you will have instant access to the additional child listings.