To support and consider the emotional health and well-being of children and adults, when there is a plan for a child to move from one family to another.


How to explain a transition

There are many aspects of fostering that are extremely difficult to emotionally handle as a foster parent. Helping a child in foster care adjust to a new placement, explaining to a foster child that you are not an adoptive resource, and transitioning a child back with birth family


Children and Youth In Transition

Children and Youth in Transition; A Toolkit for Effective Transitions, is intended to assist with and improve social worker and foster parent practices when supporting children-in-care during times of residential transition. The Transition Subcommittee hopes that the information presented here will be used as a guide for planning and implementing transitions and will be shared with others.