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Become a Foster or Adoptive Parent!

Foster parents give children a temporary place for healing and an extended family to lean on until they can return to their own home. Learn how you can open your heart and home to a child in need.


What you need

You must meet standard eligibility requirements to be considered as a Department of Children & Families foster parent, including but not limited to:

  • Be a Massachusetts resident 18 years of age or older
  • Rent or own a home that meets DCF’s home safety standards
  • Have a stable source of income
  • Pass a background record check

How to apply

Fill out the form below and someone from the Department of Children & Families will contact you.