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National Foster Parent Association, Inc.
National. 50 affiliated groups. Founded 1972. Support, education and advocacy for foster parents and their children. Resource center for foster care information. Quarterly newsletter, annual national conference and workshops. Chapter development guidelines. Write: National Foster Parent Association, Inc. 1102 Prarie Ridge Trail Pflugerville, TX 78660 Voice: 1-800-557-5238 Fax: 253-238-4252 Website: http://www.nfpaonline.org E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Verified: 9/12/2013
Fostered Adult Children Together (FACT)
Model. 1 group in MI. Founded 1999. Provides mutual support for former foster children. Literature. Provides assistance in starting similar groups. Write: Foster Adult Children Together c/o Carol Lucas 226 S. Burkhart Road Howell, MI 48843 Voice: 517-546-7818 Website: http://www.factsupportgroup.com E-mail: email@example.com Verified: 9/12/2013
Online. Support for young people in the foster care system to connect in a safe monitored environment. Information relating to foster care, message boards, social networking, publications, teen conference and workshops. Write: FosterClub 753 First Ave Seaside, OR 97138 Website: http://www.fosterclub.com Verified: 7/25/2013
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