May is National Foster Care Month and many confuse Foster Care with Adoption.  The two are completely different.

Foster Care is designed to be a temporary situation with the goal being such that the child is reunited with the biological family.  Adoption is more permanent scenario such that the child does not return home.

There are several local Foster Care Agencies to choose from if you're interested in being a Foster Family or Parent to a child. (Click on the Link below)