DENVER (May 13, 2017) – First Lady of Colorado Robin Hickenlooper and Reggie Bicha, Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS), today recognized five families from across Colorado for their dedication to Colorado’s kids in foster care as part of National Foster Care Month. Nearly 100 people attended the luncheon celebration at the Governor’s Mansion.
Become a Foster Parent
There are few limitations on who can be a foster parent, although everyone must pass a background check, complete training and receive a home study from a county human service department or child placement agency. The foster parent training and certification process prepares you to care for and support a child or youth who has experienced trauma, grief and loss, and with whom you have no history. Learn more.