Foster parents come in all sizes: married couples or singles; financially wealthy to the more modest; older to younger (but at least 21 years old)–Maple Star values all of them. What they have in common are: heart for children in need, love of family life and parenting, a desire to provide a safe and healing home, and flexibility and willingness to work through challenges.
We are tasked by the State of Colorado to certify only those people that have the character, suitability, and qualifications to become foster parents. We accomplish this important task in a number of ways, including:
You should know while most people will certainly be considered for foster parenting, it is not for everyone and our job is to ensure the right fit for your family and the child in need.