Foster Care

Well as of last night I am officially licensed….Got the news today around 1 something..and literally about 30-45 min later I called to take a little boy and I turned the placement down….I felt so bad… There was nothing wrong with him, but since I am trying to adopt a little girl and they won’t…

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Well, I haven’t been able to sleep good all this week. I don’t know if it is the anxiety of waiting to be licensed for foster care (Been offiically waiting for 2 weeks today) or whether or not I am worried if they will choose me to be the adoptive parent of this little girl…

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I went to the local Foster Parent Association meeting tonight and it was great. I found out that this is THE MEETING to be at because you find out about everything before everybody else and you also meet foster parents with kids that are becoming available for adoption that they do not plan to adopt..way…

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Well, I just completed the last step that I had to actively participate in with the Foster Care process…..My last homestudy visit!!! She just had me go over my homestudy……she took a few pics of my apartment. I asked a few questions and she left. It took all of about 20-25 min. I am so…

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Things are moving so fast for me……I had my health inspection Thursday and of course was approved…My radon results have ALREADY come back…. In only 4 days!!! I personally went out and got all my references signed yesterday and today and I will turn them in Tuesday during my last homestudy visit..My cw called me…

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Well I just finished my first homestudy visit and it went great. Myhomestudy visit was short maybe like 45-50 min. and since I alreadyhave everything in place(beds, fire extinguisher, smoke detectors,etc..) then my 2nd homestudy should be like 30 min or less….. My health inspection is tomorrow and my 2nd homestudy visit is nextTuesday Jan…

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Well I am all moved in my new apartment..Still have to put away all this stuff and get the girls beds up by next Wed, Jan 17 for my homestudy and my health inspection which is next Thurs, Jan 18 (Just found that out today, the health inspector CALLED ME….I told her that I couldn’t…

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From Faith to Fruition I borrowed by title the from Tyler Perry (Thanks TP) Well, I am now 27 years old. (((gasp))) only 3 more steps to the big 30….My birthday was December 6, 2006. But I thank God for allowing me to make it this far…Can’t honestly say that I am where I thought…

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Well my FBI background checks FINALLY came back….And I am now scheduled for my first homestudy visit- January 17, 2007. I could have it before then, but I wanted to give myself a week to get settled in my new apt, which I move into on the 10th…..I go to get my radon test tomorrow…

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Well you guys, I finished my MAPP Foster Care/Adoption Classes….One step closer to being a mommy. I will be doing my homestudy soon and then I can be licensed. I am beginning to prepare for my future and I am SOOOOOO excited!!!!! My apartment complex is going to let me upgrade to a larger apartment…

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