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I Did Foster Care

I worked with an agency that allowed me to care for children who needed a loving home. 13 People

    I'm Not Ready.

    I'm going into foster care very soon, since i have 2 abusive alcholic parents. The thing is, even though my little sister, big brother, big sister&mam&dad hate me, i love them. I will always have fights with them, all the time. But in the end if anything happened, id be...
    Abbiexo Abbiexo 13-15 Dec 5, 2012

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    My Foster Care Experience Was Hell.

     I was in care for 4 years and probably the worst for years of my life. All i'm saying is that the woman who put me under her roof, should be put on the child offenders register and should never be near a child again. Revolting person. 
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 13, 2009

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    I started living in a foster home

    when I was 12 years old, after my meth and heroin addicted mother nearly beat me to death. I remember my mother use to be clean and was only addicting to knitting, but after my father, who was in the military, was shot and things when downhill. I was 9 year old at the time...
    AgentOverkill AgentOverkill 18-21, M Oct 9, 2014

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    Any Ideas? Please Help

      My husband and I are foster parents and have been fostering a boy, who is almost two, since birth. Being foster parents was a big decision for us because I came to the relationship with two children and my husband came with three. My son, (10) has Prune...
    Idahomommy Idahomommy 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 4, 2009

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    Night Mare From Hell

    i was put in to a foster home with my 2 younger siblings one was about 2 ish and the other well he was a boy for my self i was hit name called and well not welcome in the home they did not love me as the other 2 were  the foster mother did nothing in the home they had foster...
    tcgauvin7582 tcgauvin7582 26-30 Sep 5, 2010

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