"I feel very supported in my work with Kitsap Mental Health Services. Foster care is very rewarding and I get as much out of it as the kids do."
-Samantha & Dan
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Your skills are needed! Be a part in a child’s healing as a foster parent!
Foster parents are people just like you! Our ICS Therapeutic Foster Parents are specially trained to help children by providing love and limits, a safe and structured environment, and the caring attention their children need to learn to trust. As a Foster Parent, you are a professional on the treatment team and a vital voice on behalf of your foster child.
Our parents are supported with:
Training specific to the needs of you and your foster child
24 hour staff support for any crisis issue
Regular monthly weekend breaks
Professional role on the team
Generous reimbursement for each child
Youth receives weekly therapy and a mentor
All youth medical and treatment costs are covered
Who we are: We are dedicated to the healing of children who are traumatized by abuse and neglect, or are otherwise youth at-risk. We serve up to 15 children ages 6-18 in foster homes or by wrapping our services within their families. Case Managers, Therapists, Case Aides or mentors and other staff are all ready to assist treatment foster parents.