Join the CEDARS Team

At CEDARS, we recognize the value of everyone’s contributions in helping children find safe and enduring family relationships. The talent, passion, and dedication that each employee brings to our efforts increases our ability to succeed.

If you share our commitment to helping children and building stronger families, you may find that CEDARS is the right place for you. Our employees find deep satisfaction here, from our emphasis on maintaining a work/life balance to the comprehensive employee benefit program that helps our employees stay healthy and feel secure.

Foster Parent

CEDARS Foster Care is looking for caring and responsible adults to provide a safe and stable home for youth. Every day children are removed from their home and are in need of a place to live. There are a number of ways you can provide care for a child, ranging from short-term relief care to taking a child into your home until permanency is achieved. Your willingness to help children grow and flourish can make life-changing differences.

Foster parents must meet the following qualifications:

  • 21 years of age
  • Provide proof of income
  • Have adequate room to house a child in a manner that allows him/her privacy
  • Be able to pass background checks
  • Acceptance of different racial, cultural, religious, and educational backgrounds
  • Willingness to work closely with and support child's relationships with biological family
  • Enthusiasm, consistent, structured, and adaptable
  • Self-control, even-tempered, with a good sense of humor
  • Genuine interest in helping youth who may have difficult behaviors
  • Ability to communicate unconditional love and support to a child

Please contact Michaela at 402-437-8870 for more information.