Foster Parent Resources

Foster Parent Hotline

Call the statewide foster parent hotline at 1-800-376-9729 for information on foster care services or to file a complaint or grievance.

Foster Care Association of Oklahoma

The Foster Care Association of Oklahoma Inc. is located at www.fcao.org or FCAO, 2934 SW 6, Newcastle, OK 73065, 405-387-5052. Their goal is to improve the quality of life for foster and adoptive children. FCAO invites the participation of every resource parent (foster and adoptive), Child Welfare Specialist, CASA, PARB member, counselor, and other allied professional and concerned citizen who serves children in Oklahoma. They provide low-cost training and Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for resource parents (foster and adoptive) and other professionals at their annual conference. Visit www.fcao.org to find out more about their mission and membership.

The National Foster Parent Association is at www.nfpaonline.org. The purpose of the National Foster Parent Association is:

To bring together foster parents, agency representatives and community people who wish to work together to improve the foster care system and enhance the lives of all children and families.

To promote mutual coordination, cooperation, and communication among foster parents, foster parent associations, child care agencies and other child advocates.

To encourage the recruitment and retention of foster parents.

Contact NFPA at: National Foster Parent Association Inc.
2313 Tacoma Avenue South
Tacoma, WA 98402
1-800-557-5238
Fax 1-253-683-4249
www.nfpaonline.org

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