FAPA Connections

In Palm beach county over 1,700 children are in foster care and the number continues to rise. Foster parents, a precious resource to the Child welfare system of care, rely on FAPA connections for much needed support, foster care trainings, system navigation, system issue resolution, and advocacy services. FAPA connections, a new name for the 25 year old Foster and Adoptive Parents Association, is a one of a kind in Palm Beach County and provides a safe haven to guardian caregivers. this program, in conjunction with Kinship Connections, identifies the trends and issues within the system before the problem or issue is disclosed or discovered by ChildeNet or other providers.