Become a Foster Parent!

Applicants must meet the following qualifications to be considered for foster parenting:

  • ┬ámust be 21 years of age
  • complete the necessary FBI fingerprint and criminal background checks
  • provide proof of sufficient income to support the applicant and his/her family (there is no minimum income requirement)
  • be in good enough health to meet the physical demands of parenting
  • have adequate living space, bedrooms, and bed space for a child in foster care
  • provide proof of drivers license and insurance
  • complete 36 hours of pre-service training, provided by KIFS staff

To get started:

  • Contact KIFS during office hours, Monday – Friday 9am-5pm
  • or email our Executive Diretor at jschneider@kifsfostercare.org
  • or fill out an application here.