I Was A Foster Parent

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    I was a Foster Parent

    for a few years. We enjoyed meeting all the kids and spending time with all of them. Some were in our house for just a few days. Others were there for months and 2 stayed for years and we adopted them. Being a Foster Parent is not easy but it is worth how the kids can change...
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    2 Responses Jun 5, 2014

    I Was A Foster Parent For Three Years

    It was a wonderful experience, though I really miss some of my foster children.  I still keep in touch with one of my foster daughters, who now has 4 children of her own.  I have kind of become her children's "grandfather" and also a "father" to her sister.  I don...
    jiminpa jiminpa
    41-45, M
    Nov 22, 2010

    I and my husband were a foster parents in a

    different State than what we are living in now. It was enlightening experience. We enjoyed playing games with the children and tried to teach life skills. The income we received went on the children in fact we normally spent what we received plus. Our focus was on the child and...
    skunked skunked
    56-60, F
    Sep 16, 2015
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