Self-Care for Foster Parents
Parenting children who have experienced the trauma of abuse and neglect is hard and lonely work. It is imperative that foster parents take care of themselves to avoid burning out.
Most foster parents by their nature are caregivers, but it does not come easy to turn some of that caring towards themselves. Creating a Family has resources and ideas for self-care for foster parents. Scroll to the very bottom of this page to see the resources we have on Self-Care for Foster Parents in the form of blogs, articles, radio shows/podcasts, tip sheets, fact sheets and expert Q & A’s.