Resources & Links

 

Below are partners of MCFAPA & local resources in Madison County that help those in our “village.”


Local Resources for Foster, Adoptive, & Kinship Families:

Huntsville Area Adoptive & Foster Families Facebook Page (Closed group for active foster, adoptive, & kinship families) – Request Membership Here

MCFAPA Crossroads Support Group (monthly support group for foster, kinship, & adoptive parents) – Request Membership Here 

MCFAPA Equipment & Clothing Exchange (Closed group for claiming FREE items donated to MCFAPA for use by foster, adoptive, & kinship families in the area) – Request Membership Here

Our Kids Clothing Closet (located at The Rock Family Worship Center) – Clothing closest offering FREE items for foster, adoptive, & kinship families. 

Request a FREE Birthday box for foster, adoptive, kinship children by contacting Legacy Health Connections

“The Blanket Fairy” (weighted blankets) – NAFC – Download Form here.

Rocket City Mom (Kids Eat Free) –  Click Here for Updated List

Rocket City Mom (Things to Do) – Click here

Daycares that accept CMA (updated 4/1/2018): Download PDF here

DHR Contact List (updated 12/12/2019): PDF download here

Current Foster Care Board Payments (updated 11/2019) – Download PDF here

Foster Parent Bill of Rights – PDF download: foster parent bill of rights_10_2018

Adopted/Foster Child/Orphan Scholarships – More info here


Partner Organizations:

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AFAPA          fosterlove        Legacy-Logo  FOCAL  agape  K2L logo  AL Mentor  SAFY

DHR


Training & Informational Resources:

Children’s Aid Society (Online Training Website)

National Children’s Advocacy Center (Virtual Training Center)

Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development

Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI®)What is TBRI®?

Sesame Street in Communities – Foster Care

Child Welfare Information Gateway – Parenting resources

IEP & 504 Plans Presentation from Holly Sharpe, Silver Linings Neurodevelopment Clinic PDF Download: IEPs and 504 Plans

Trauma Informed Care Presentation from Rebekah Smith, social workerPDF download: Foster Care TIC Training

If you know of any resources that you would like to have placed here, please contact us!

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