Learn More About Foster Care

Foster parents Brian and Karren believe that it wasn’t any special quality that allowed them to make a difference for children, but it was the conscious decision to open their hearts and home.

May is National Foster Care Month. One of those youth who has found success through the everyday routines of a nurturing home is Eric.

Cassie is our Foster Care Recruiter and Trainer for our Bellevue, Nebraska Office.

Sadly, too many children are waiting for a safe and loving home because there aren’t enough trained foster parents in Nebraska.

A child’s future is shaped by caring adults. Read how CEDARS foster parents and staff gave Rob the chance to believe in himself.

CEDARS is expanding its services for children, youth and families into the Bellevue and Omaha, Nebraska area.

Before neglect interrupted their young lives, Abbi and Sam had looked forward to the occasions when they would get to visit their grandpa.

Becca supports foster families as they learn to grow together. She's passionate about giving children respect and advocating for their needs.

The CEDARS Foster Care Team has worked with hundreds of foster families in the community and surrounding area and answered many questions about what to expect on the journey of fostering. Here is their list of top “must-knows” for anyone considering becoming a foster parent.

Hazel and Leona, sisters only a year apart in age, came to us because their living situation was unsafe.

For Tyson, the chance to be heard gave him confidence. Read his story.

You might have heard about fostering a child and wondered if it was for you. Keep reading to find out why fostering is such an important role and how it can change lives for the better.

As a member of our Foster Care Team, Megan says that helping foster families is fulfilling. Read the interview.

Every month over 200 children in need of safety are welcomed into our loving foster homes. Anna was one of those children.

Toby is a twelve-year-old boy who lights up when he talks about Pokémon.