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How to Become a Foster Parent - Lawrence Hall
We are searching for welcoming homes and loving parents regardless of age, race, creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender-identification, or education level. We consider all of our Foster Care Providers as part of our Lawrence Hall family.

To be a Foster Parent of the Lawrence Hall family, you must be:

  • Passionate to make a difference in a youth’s life.
  • At least 21 years old.
  • Single or married. It doesn't matter your marital status!
  • Financially stable & responsible.
  • In good health, confirmed by a physical examination report.
  • Able to provide references as part of a background check.
  • Willing to participate in the licensing process, which includes interviews, trainings and in home interaction.
  • Able to participate in pre-service training for new foster parents.
  • Patient, understanding, and sensitive individuals.
  • Responsible for transporting children to necessary appointments, such as medical and therapeutic appointments.

Your home must:

  • Be clean, well-ventilated, free from hazard and have appropriate light and heat.
  • Provide a safe, secure, and nurturing environment.
  • Have sufficient bedroom space.
  • Have an operating telephone.

For more information or to begin the licensing process, contact us at fosterparent@lawrencehall.org.