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Alabama’s adult foster care program sees growth in interest amid promotional campaign

BY: - August 17, 2023

A advertising push for Alabama‚Äôs adult foster care program appears to be working. The Alabama Department of Human Resources (DHR) has seen a significant increase in calls from potential providers since the department ramped up efforts to grow its adult foster care program. Billie Robinson, program supervisor for DHR Adult Protective Services, said that in […]

Alabama restarts adult foster care program with help from ARPA

BY: - March 6, 2023

These four women may not have their own sitcom. But they do share a home. And seem thankful for being friends. Valinda Young cares for three women in Enterprise. Young, 65, is a licensed foster care provider for adults in Alabama. The three women are part of Alabama’s Adult Foster Care program, which provides a […]