The National Foster Parent Association is a champion for the thousands of families that open their heart and their home to the over 400,000 children in out-of-home placement in the US.
NFPA believes in the importance of family-based care for foster children and that every child deserves a permanent family.
Play It Forward - Win a free playset
Members of NFPA can win a free indoor or outdoor playset from CedarWorks. Up to ten families will win a top quality playset for their family to enjoy. Apply by March 16th.
2014 Tax Guide
NFPA Youth Scholarship
The NFPA Youth Scholarship
is accepting applications until March 9, 2015. This $500 scholarship is available to foster, adopted, and biological youth of currently licensed foster parents who are members of NFPA.
Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act
The Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act, PL 113-183, was signed by President Obama on September 29. This link highlights some important parts of the act that affect foster, adoptive and kinship families.
Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act Highlights
NFPA Announces partnership with Advocates for Families First
The NFPA is proud to be partnering with Advocates for Families First. Additionally, Advocates For Families First is a collaboration of the North American Council on Adoptable Children & Generations United.
To learn more about Advocates for Families First and to read their policy agenda please view their website: Advocatesforfamiliesfirst.org
NFPA partners with FosterParentCollege.com
The National Foster Parent Association is pleased to partner with FosterParentCollege.com, a premier provider of online education for foster families.
Get more information
about online training with FosterParentCollege.com