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August 06, 2018 How to Foster a Child in Massachusetts

Interested in becoming a foster parent? Do you want to know more? You likely want to know what the process is and where to begin. First a little background.

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August 31, 2018 Adults with Developmental Disorders

There’s No Place Like Home. That line from a famous movie is part of the spirit that is the essence of all we do at HopeWell. The importance of home and that feeling of living and being a member of your community is embodied in our day to day work.

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August 31, 2018 Aging Out of Foster Care. What’s Next?

In Massachusetts, nearly 900 youth transition out of foster care each year. At 18, these young adults need to transition to adulthood which can be very challenging.

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August 31, 2018 Pregnant and Parenting Moms

Meet Ezra. She always knew she would go to college to become a psychologist. Despite entering foster care at 15 and giving birth to a son at 18, Ezra managed to graduate from high school and start her freshman year at a university.

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August 06, 2018 How to talk to your kids about fostering

One of the most common questions we get about being a foster parent is, “how will this impact my own children and how do I explain this to them?”

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August 06, 2018 Interview with a foster parent

Foster parenting represents the best of the human spirit. They are selfless in ways that can be hard to imagine. They are heroes.

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