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Throughout the month of November,  Wheeler Clinic‘s Foster Care team distributed lawn signs to bring awareness that Connecticut is in need of loving foster and adoptive homes.

Interested in being a foster parent? Learn more during our next virtual informational session, Thursday, November 19, 7:00pm

What you can expect:

  • Foster families are supported on many levels throughout this process.
  • The Connecticut Department of Children and Families covers all medical, dental, and therapeutic services.
  • Foster families receive an enhanced monthly stipend for care and board.
  • A team is assigned to each youth to help the family meet the unique needs of that
  • Families have access to on-call support services 24 hours a day as well as ongoing support groups and trainings.