Foster Care is the temporary service provided to ensure the safety and wellbeing of children and youth while in out-of-home care.
Foster homes are needed for all ages, but especially for teens and sibling groups.
You can apply to become a foster parent if you:
Services provided to foster parents by the Department of Social Services include:
Classes run from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each Tuesday evening. If you would like information about how you can register for this program or if you would like information about foster care and adoption, please call Madison County Child and Family Services at 315-366-2548.
Dates of upcoming orientation/informational meetings:
Our Spring foster parent training is scheduled to begin on April 10, 2018.
Please call 315-366-2548 to register for any of the above or find out more information.