What support is available for foster parents?

Crossroads recognizes that, for foster families to provide quality care for children, quality supports must be provided. Such supports include:
Regular contact (home visits, email, phone calls) by our Foster Care Support Worker and the Crossroads Team
Agency support at professional meetings
Specialized training
24-hour crisis line
Assistance in organizing respite care
Direction and guidance in providing care and working with the child’s service team
Advocacy for additional foster family supports