Roughly 800,000 children spend time in foster care each year, and there are about 500,000 children in foster care on any given day.
Dr. Walter M. Fierson, MD, FAAP, a member of the AAP Task Force on Foster Care, comes on the Healthy Children Radio Show to discuss important information for those considering fostering a child, and how to go about adopting a child.
Segment 1: Foster Care: The Primary Goal
Segment 2: Can You Foster A Child? How to Go About Becoming A Foster Family
Segment 3: Adoption: Is It Right For You?
Segment 4: Adoption: How To Get Started On This Amazing Journey