Revitalizing Recruitment and Retention of Kinship, Foster, and Adoptive Parents

Quality kinship, foster, and adoptive homes are crucial in achieving good outcomes for children and youth in care, but finding and keeping kinship, foster, and adoptive parents is an ongoing challenge. This site is designed to help counties and agencies revitalize their recruitment and retention plan of action.


A blueprint for targeted recruitment and retention of kinship, foster, and adoptive parents.

A hands-on, step-by-step guide for putting diligent recruitment into action, with tools and tips you can use along the way.

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Practical strategies for finding and keeping kinship, foster, and adoptive homes.

A compendium of best practices, with real-life examples, resources, and practice models from New York and across the U.S.

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