Category Archives: foster care

Days Like This: Visitations Causing Problems

“Days Like This” is a Q & A series about foster care and adoption. I would love to hear your questions! Email me at: azfosteradopt (at) gmail (dot) com Dennae, I have had my foster son for six months now … Continue reading

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Days Like These: Why is it taking so long?

Hi Dennae, When my husband and I first began the adoption process over a year ago, we were strictly in a domestic infant program. Long story short, God has opened our hearts, and we are now open to children up … Continue reading

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Days Like These: Where Do I Start?

 Dennae, “My husband and I have been considering foster care but are afraid of the impact it will have on our very young children. Do you have resources you’d suggest or ways to start looking into working in foster care … Continue reading

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Vanessa’s Story: Part Six

If you are new to joining this series, please start with my first post and hear about our foster care journey with Baby Vanessa. Roosevelt church praying for Vanessa Jr & Sr at their baby shower Vanessa Sr. arrived to … Continue reading

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Vanessa’s Story: Part Five

If you are new to joining this series, please read the first part of Vanessa’s story. Vanessa’s Story: Part Five—Moving Grandma to Arizona A few days after Grandma Vanessa came to visit we arranged to have a meeting with CPS … Continue reading

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Vanessa’s Story: Part Four

And the saga continues… start at the beginning of Vanessa’s story by reading my first three posts.  Vanessa’s Story: Part Four—Grandma’s Comin’ to Town After four months of pushing Vanessa’s case along, we finally got the “ok” from CPS to have Vanessa … Continue reading

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Vanessa’s Story: Part Three

If you are new to joining this blog series, read parts one and two of our foster journey with baby Vanessa first. Vanessa’s Story: Part Three—Beginning a Relationship With Grandma     The initial meeting of bio family is so … Continue reading

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