Brochures and Information

Below is a selection of useful materials for foster parents.  Please feel welcome to forward any useful brochures or articles to BCFFPA to post for others to reference.

MCFD’s “Foster Parenting – Making a Difference”

MCFD’s 5th Edition (2013) Foster Family Handbook

Foster Parent Payment and Care Rates

Advocating for Children and Youth in Care: Your Role As A Caregiver

BCFFPA Information Brochure

“What, Why, When & How” – Creating a BCFFPA Foster Parent Local Association

Complex Trauma: Facts for Caregivers

Child Abuse

Prescription Costs for CICs and YICs

Preventing Shaken Baby

Safe Sleeping for Babies

Safeguarding Foster Parents

Teenage Suicide

Temper Tantrums

Understanding Separation, Loss and Grief

Collaborating and Advocating for Children and Youth In Care

MCFD’s Skills Guide for Self Care and Independence Skills

Care Plan Guide to Conversations: Up to Age 4

Care Plan Guide to Conversations: Ages 5-11

Care Plan Guide to Conversations: Ages 12-15

Care Plan Guide to Conversations: Ages 16-18

Tips for Caregiver Prep for Care Teams or Care Planning