About us

Cultivating loving families for children in need

For over 12 years, RaiseAChild has been committed to finding and recruiting prospective foster parents across the nation. We understand the urgent need to provide loving and affirming homes for the over 400,000 children in foster care.

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Foster Resources

A child in foster
care needs you

RaiseAChild guides and supports prospective foster parents in their fostering journey, whether it's temporary or for a lifetime.
Our parent advocate teams works 1:1 with prospective parents to better meet the needs of children in foster care.

Respite care
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Join 214,421 foster parents
across the U.S

At RaiseAChild, everyone is welcome.
We are proud of our history of serving LGBTQ+ individuals and all folks who
wish to open their hearts and homes to a child in need.

Foster a child
15,023 Parents
recruited by RaiseAChild
42,109 Hours
invested by our team
by LA Business Journal
10+ Years
of serving foster parents
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We are here for you every step of the way


Just starting your foster care journey? We will be with you every step of the way to help on your path to helping children in need.


Our services are always free and confidential. RaiseAChild provides support to prospective and current foster parents.


Explore info sessions, parent matching events, bilingual services, and more resources we provide to prospective foster parents.