I Lived In Foster Homes

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 26 People

    This is a rather touchy subject

    for me, from the time I was about 5 until I was about 11 I was tossed in between foster homes because my mum was deemed unfit. I have 3 brothers and 2 sisters that were also in the situation. We were all split up, I went through hell and back for 6 years until I was adopted.
    evan151 evan151
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jul 3, 2014

    No Me, My Husband.

    I saw the direct result of the bad foster home situation in the form of my first boyfriend, lover, fiancee and later husband. Mark (my husband) had a hard time, after being bounced around, in making friends. He would go to some home and four to six months later he would be...
    mrswinecaddyman mrswinecaddyman
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Oct 25, 2011

    Life As A Foster Child

     I grew up during the late 60's and 70s, and lived in four foster homes. I've never seen my birth parents and know very little about them. Like other things in life, a couple of the homes could have been better, but I don't have many regrets with the families I lived with...
    stefdude63 stefdude63
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Oct 25, 2009
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