Find Foster Care

Find Foster Care

Department of Social Services (CDSS)

Find Foster Care Services via the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) website. Select "Foster Family Agencies" on the CDSS website to begin.

General Information: 916-651-5380

Frequently Asked Questions

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The publication of names and addresses of Foster Family Homes is restricted by law and considered confidential.
The definitions for the facility types can be found on the Glossary page.

Related Links

Result thumbnail image CA.Gov : Find Foster Care

Find Foster Care Services via the California Department of Social Services ( CDSS) website. Select "Foster Family Agencies" on the CDSS website to begin. http://www.ca.gov/Agencies/Social-Services-Department-of/Agency-Services/Find-Foster-Care

Result thumbnail image Important Documents

Important documents you need when you leave foster care are: Your birth ... For help with this, click here to find your county Independent Living Coordinator. http://www.fosteryouthhelp.ca.gov/ImportantDocs.html

MUTUAL AGREEMENT FOR EXTENDED FOSTER CARE Initial

I am asking the county case worker for a foster care placement (such as a foster home, ... Participate in a program or activity to help me find and keep a job (for ... http://www.cdss.ca.gov/cdssweb/entres/forms/English/SOC162.pdf

CalWORKS

Families that apply and qualify for ongoing assistance receive money each month to help pay for housing, food ... Needy caretaker relatives of a foster child( ren). http://www.cdss.ca.gov/CalWORKS

Result thumbnail image CA.Gov : Find Child Care

Find Child Care Services via the Department of Social Services website. ... Related Services: Apply for Food Stamps Find Assisted Living Find Foster Care ... http://www.ca.gov/Agencies/Social-Services-Department-of/Agency-Services/Find-Child-Care

10 Facts Every Foster Youth Should Know

While you are in foster care, you can get your driver's license if your guardian or biological parent signs the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) form. DMV will ... http://www.fosteryouthhelp.ca.gov/10facts.html

Voluntary Re-Entry Agreement For Extended Foster Care

am voluntarily agreeing to re-enter foster care placement. ... Participate in a program or activity to help me find and keep a job (for example: job search, job ... http://www.cdss.ca.gov/cdssweb/entres/forms/English/SOC163.pdf

Independence

Get money through the Emancipated Youth Stipend to help with housing, food ... Twenty-two counties have this program which allows some foster youth 17 or older ... required the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) to develop and ... http://www.fosteryouthhelp.ca.gov/Indep.html