Benefits for Foster & Adoptive Parents 

Being A Foster Parent is Rewarding – We Like To Reward You Too!

Resources Available For You & Your Child

  • 24 Hour Treatment Staff On Call
    • Emergencies & Therapeutic Needs
  • Treatment Staff that is Knowledgeable & Experienced in Foster Care
  • Access to a Full Array of Services:
    • In-home or In-Office Therapy
    • Case Management
    • Psychiatric Services

Payments & Reimbursements

  • Tax Free Stipend
    • Paid by Direct Deposit Every 2 Weeks
  • Monthly Paid Training
  • Mileage Reimbursement
    • $0.50 / Mile for Family Visits
  • $150.00 Wrap Around Fund
    • Available per Year per Youth for Expenses Not Covered by Foster Care per Diem
  • Paid Respite Care (14 Days)
    • $25 / day per child
  • Foster Parent Referral Bonus
  • Earn $400 Bonus for referring a friend to become a Foster Parent
    • $50 for completing pre-service, $250 for becoming licensed, $100 for first placement


Holidays & Celebrations


  • Annual Foster Parent Celebration 



  • Annual Christmas Party for Foster Parent & Child
  • New Christmas Gifts Given by Donors Every Year

Huge Local Demand For Foster Parents

Gathering More Information About Fostering A Child

Contact Us

Whether you want to gather more information to learn more or you are ready to take the next steps to become a foster parent or foster-to-adopt parent, we are more than happy to talk to you! Our staff is friendly and compassionate and will answer any questions you have no matter how big or small! Our team is very responsive to both phone calls and emails.

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Direct Care, Therapists, Care Coordinators, Teachers, Finance, Human Resources, and More Make An Impact At Work Everyday. Our Mission St. Joseph Orphanage is a comprehensive behavioral health and educational treatment agency that helps children and their families on the road to recovery and success.

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