Foster Care Resources

It takes a community.

Here are some of the dynamic organizations and collaborations working together in foster care:

Transitions to Success: collaboration of organizations in Brown County who work with foster youth, youth who were formerly in out-of-home placement, and other disengaged youth and young adults to help them with independent living skills, including financial literacy, employment skills, education, and housing skills. To learn more or make a referral, contact Sarah Klapper, Deputy Program Operations Manager at the Bay Area Workforce Development Board at 920-634-8168 or [email protected]

Foster The Village: clothing, shoes, and other basic care items for foster families in Brown County

Chosen: resources for foster and adoptive families in Greater Milwaukee

Coalition for Children, Youth & Families

WAFCA (Wisconsin Association of Families & Children’s Agencies)

The Power of One Caring Adult: Video about how every child is one caring adult away from being a success story

Resources for County Social Workers

If you would like to make a placement referral, please contact Allison Higgins, Foster Care Referral & Licensing Manager, at 920-606-7402 or [email protected]

If you have any questions, please contact Hiep Nguyen, State Director of Foster Care, at 920-619-4319 or [email protected]