Resources For Child Welfare
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Kansas Department of Health and Environment – Family Foster Homes for Children
Kansas Child Care Licensing and Registration Laws
Regulations for Family Foster Homes for Children
Kansas Department for Children and Families – Prevention and Protection Services
Kansas Family Advisory Network, Inc.
National Foster Parent Association
Kansas Foster and Adoptive Parent Association
Kansas Abuse and Neglect Regulations
www.kslegislature.org (Search for Chapter 38, Article 22)
How Stuff Works: Foster Care
Top 8 Things you Need To Know Before Fostering
Foster Parent Articles and Advice
Adopt Kansas Kids
Articles and Advice on Adoption
Kansas Child Welfare Agencies
Associated Youth Services
Catholic Charities of NE Kansas
Kansas Children’s Service League
KVC Behavioral HealthCare, Inc.
The Shelter, Inc.
St. Francis Community Services
The Salvation Army
TFI Family Services
Wichita Children’s Home
MAPP Program and Training
About MAPP Training
http://www.childally.org/training/mapp.html Every potential foster or adoptive parent is required to complete PS-MAPP training before a child can be placed in their home. To find out more about the 10-session training, please click the above link.
Kansas MAPP Training Schedule
Recruitment Calendar of Events
http://www.childally.org/CAK/calendar/calendar.php?a=Recruit The recruitment calendar shows activities statewide where foster care recruitment events are hosted. To find out if an event is near you, please click the above link
Support and Networking Groups
Event Flyers and Posters Posters supplied by various agencies are available through this page.