Template found for foster family support
Attempt to address burnout, complexity of care
March 27, 2023
About half of all foster parents in the nation quit after a year, and only about a quarter make it past a second.
"I would say that's a huge problem," said Annika Hapip, who felt her church needed to act. "You have a lot of kiddos who are in the foster care system, and they're waiting to be placed in a home, and foster families are stretched."
Hapip's solution, the Lily Initiative, working with...