Foster and kinship care

How to become a foster parent or kinship caregiver, and support for caregivers.

Services and information

Provide temporary care for children and youth in need, in a healthy, nurturing family environment.

Children can receive temporary placement with extended family such as a grandparent, or someone with whom they’re significantly connected.

Compensation, social supports, services, training and resources available to caregivers.

Foster and kinship caregivers share inspiring stories about the children they’ve helped, and how caregiving changes lives.

Join us at events across Alberta in support of foster and kinship caregivers.

Provide a safe, nurturing, healthy and stable home for an Indigenous child in need of care.