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Why Should I Foster?

Foster parents provide children in need with a safe, supportive and stable environment during challenging times. There are hundreds of children in Nova Scotia in need of foster care. If you’re a stable, healthy adult with patience, understanding and love to give, you may have what it takes to give a child the home environment they desperately need.
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Support is just a click away

We exist to support all foster parents, Regular and Kinship, in Nova Scotia, and we provide a wide variety of resources to foster families. Click here to learn more about who we are, our support services and training programs.
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News & Events


Congratulations Wayne & Evelyn Amherst Rotary awards longtime community volunteers with club’s highest honour. Please visit the following link for more information: Article can be found here!

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2022 Spring/Summer newsletter

2022 Spring/Summer Newsletter   Please have a look at our Spring/Summer newsletter. In it, you will find updates from the Federation office and DCS, as well as contact information for your board representatives…

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2022 Art & Writing Contest

2022 Art & Writing Contest Please view the following link for the art & writing contest paperwork: Art & Writing Contest Package

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Virtual Roadshow

Virtual Roadshow   Dear caregivers, Over the past two weeks, many of you have come out across the province to our various road show sessions. We recognize that due to outstanding commitments, some…

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