Birmingham, Ala.- Have you ever considered becoming a foster parent? You have a chance to learn more about the process coming up later in July.
In the state of Alabama, there are more than 6,000 children in foster care and that number is expected to grow. Anyone 25 years or older can become a foster parent. You must have a clear background from the state. Alabama MENTOR offers training and ongoing support to prepare and educate the families on the children.
Alabama MENTOR is also hosting a Birmingham Foster Parent Information Session on July 16. It will take place at O’Henry’s Coffee at Brookwood Village. It will begin at 6:30 p.m. If you are interested in attending, call Madi Prewett at 205-761-3100 or Madi.Prewett@theMentornetwork.com. You can also learn more about Alabama MENTOR’s services at al-mentor.com.