Additional Foster Care Basic Requirements

In addition to the basic requirements, foster parents must:

  • have adequate sleeping space.
  • allow no more than 6 children in the home including your own children or children for whom you provide day care.
  • agree to a nonphysical discipline policy.
  • permit fire, health and safety inspections of the home.
  • vaccinate all pets.
  • obtain and maintain CPR/First Aid Certification.
  • obtain TB skin testing as required by the local Health Department for household members.
  • attend 20 hours or more of training each year
  • Complete paperwork required by TruLight127