Therapeutic Foster Care

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Therapeutic Foster Care (TFC) program
offers loving, stable homes for children who,
for various reasons are unable to live
with their birth parents or family
members at this time.

 

 

 

 

 

  • A person age 21 or older
  • A legal resident of the United States
  • Has an annual income that can support
    adding a child to your home

 

 

 

 

 

  • Attend an orientation session
  • Complete the foster parent application; a child
    abuse clearance form and fingerprinting; and provide
    current medical reports and supplemental documents
  • Complete a Foster Parent Training Workshop
  • Participate in a home study

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Financial stipend for the child
  • 24-hour emergency services
  • On-going therapeutic supports
  • Training programs for foster parents
  • Events, social gathering, and support groups

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All planning is specific to the needs of the child
and their family (birth family, resources,
a legal guardian, etc.). This includes:

  • Intensive therapeutic interventions using
    trauma-focused practices
  • Mental Health Treatment
  • Health Insurance
  • Independent living skills training
  • Referrals as needed

For more information please call Nicole O’Neil
at 914-305-6881 or email at nicole.oneil@fsw.org 

For More Information
Please contact Nicole O’Neil for more information.
Nicole.oneil@fsw.org
914-406-9165