Important Parenting Skills (TIPS) for Great Kids is a new,
innovative, and exciting parenting education program for parents
of children ages birth to 5 years. TIPS is dedicated to
improving the outcomes for children in school and in life. TIPS
offers useful, practical information that leads to successful
outcomes for children.
Financial Aid Assistance to Students from Foster Care and
Unaccompanied Youth: A Key to Higher Education Access and
Success - a publication supported by Casey Family Programs,
the Legal Center for Foster Care & Education, NAEHCY, and other
This guide provides information for anyone who helps youth from
foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth to secure financial
aid for postsecondary education or training programs.
Statewide Foster Parent Associations
- A listing of foster parent associations across the state of
Arkansas. (Microsoft Excel required)
Parent Community - This site provides information to foster
and adoptive families, prospective foster and adoptive families
and anyone involved in the field of working with at-risk
The Family Connections Site - This site provides helpful
information to families who help raise their grandchildren,
nephews, nieces and other relatives children.
The Foster Parenting
Site - This site is the largest foster parenting site on the
Internet with more than 1000 pages of content.
Child Trends - This
site is dedicated to improving the lives of children and
families by providing research and data to inform
decision-making that affects children.
North American Council on
Adoptable Children (NACAC) - The North American Council on
Adoptable Children (NACAC) has many ideas on how to support new
and experienced parent group leaders in this important work. The
site covers every step necessary to get a new parent group
started for adoptive, foster and kinship support groups.
Casey Family Programs National Center for Resource Family
Foster Care and Adoptive Community
Foster Parent College
National Foster Care Coalition
National Foster Parent Association