Murphy’s Three Homes: A Story for Children in Foster Care

Magination Press - Murphy, happy, a tibetan terrier puppy, is told he is a 'good luck dog' - he is cheerful, and loves to play and wag his tail. However, after going through two different homes and an animal shelter, Murphy starts to feel like a 'bad luck dog' who nobody wants.

Maybe Days: A Book for Children in Foster Care

American Psychological Association (APA) - A primer for children going into foster care, social workers, the book also explains in children's terms the responsibilities of everyone involved - parents, lawyers and judges. Maybe days is a straightforward look at the issues of foster care, the questions that children ask, and the feelings that they confront.

As for the children themselves, their job is to be a kid - and there's no maybe about that. American Psychological Association APA. For many children in foster care, the answer to many questions is often maybe.

Kids Need to Be Safe: A Book for Children in Foster Care Kids Are Important

Free Spirit Publishing - In simple words and full-color illustrations, what foster parents do, this book explains why some kids move to foster homes, and ways kids might feel during foster care. Includes resources and information for parents, counselors, social workers, foster parents, and teachers. Children often believe that they are in foster care because they are “bad.

This book makes it clear that the troubles in their lives are not their fault; the message throughout is one of hope and support. Kids are important… They need safe places to live, and safe places to play. For some kids, this means living with foster parents. American Psychological Association APA.

Families Change: A Book for Children Experiencing Termination of Parental Rights Kids Are Important Series

Free Spirit Publishing - Straightforward words and full-color illustrations offer hope and support for children facing or experiencing change. Free Spirit Publishing. Sometimes a baby is born, or a grown-up gets married. They need to understand that they can remember and value their birth family and love their new family, too. Includes resources and information for birth parents, counselors, foster parents, social workers, and teachers.

All families change over time. And sometimes a child gets a new foster parent or a new adopted mom or dad. American Psychological Association APA. Children need to know that when this happens, it’s not their fault.

Love You From Right Here: A Keepsake Book for Children in Foster Care

Lucid Books - Every person caring for our vulnerable children will want multiple copies. Kathy harrison, author of another place at the table and One Small Boat    “I have a new favorite ‘good-bye’ tradition with my foster children. A book like this is a great tool for our volunteers and for all adults in a foster kid’s life—we highly recommend it!” —Ann McAlpin, CASA Child Advocates of Montgomery County, Executive Director, Texas   "This sweet little book is the very one I wish I had when children came and especially when they left.

The message to the child is that while they are in that home, they will be safe and loved. It also serves as a keepsake book with a journaling section. I plan on re-stocking my supply of this book, as I fully intend on sending this along with every child who leaves my home. Jamie finn, speaker, foster parent, author of “foster the Family” blog Love You From Right Here is a children’s book for children in foster care.

Love You From Right Here: A Keepsake Book for Children in Foster Care - The keepsake section of this book gives the foster family an opportunity to provide the child with a piece of their history if they leave. Children in foster care move an average of seven times in their lives. The final pages of the book have room for photos and memories and messages. American Psychological Association APA.

At casa, our role is to provide a voice for kids in the foster care system.

Zachary's New Home: A Story for Foster and Adopted Children

Magination Press FBA-|290627 - Free Spirit Publishing. It follows zachary as he goes into foster care, his adoption by a family of geese and his feelings of shame, anger and hurt. American Psychological Association APA. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. This story for adopted and foster children describes the adventures of Zachary the kitten, who is taken from his mother's house when she is unable to take care of him.

Foster Care: One Dog's Story of Change

National Center for Youth Issues - Foster has lived with his mom and "sometimes dad" all of his life. Until now. But maybe the others are right. Together they talk through their stories and realize this is right where they need to be for now; under the caring watch of foster mom, Miss Beulah. Foster, zeke, simpson, daisy, and Rex all have different circumstances which brought them to foster care.

For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! American Psychological Association APA. I feel angry, hurt, guilty, scared, and sad. Free Spirit Publishing. In this heartfelt story from the bestselling author of My Mouth is a Volcano!, Foster meets new friends and a kind foster mom who help him navigate the fears and feelings associated with going into foster care.

Foster Care: One Dog's Story of Change - Will i end up being like zeke? will i have a new forever mom? Can I visit my mom once a week?""I have so much going on inside me right now. Maybe being here isn't so bad. Written in an honest, approachable way, Foster Care will encourage children entering or already in foster care and help them understand they are not alone.

And like so many others entering foster care, he has more questions than answers and so many new feelings to deal with. I don't know what's going to happen to me.

Finding the Right Spot: When Kids Can't Live With Their Parents

Magination Pr - American Psychological Association APA. Free Spirit Publishing. For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! A young girl living with her foster parent describes the emotional ups and downs of being separated from her mother and living in unfamiliar surroundings.

A Terrible Thing Happened

Magination Pr - Free Spirit Publishing. For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. American Psychological Association APA. After sherman sees something terrible happen, he becomes anxious and then angry, but when a counselor helps him talk about these emotions he feels better. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed!

You Weren't with Me

Piplo Productions - Little rabbit needs Big Rabbit to understand what it felt like when they were apart. The book may be helpful to families who have experienced:Divorce or caregiver separationCaregiver work-related separationsMilitary service related separations Immigration related separationsChild welfare related separationsParental incarcerationParental substance use related separations American Psychological Association APA.

For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. Little rabbit and big rabbit are together after a difficult separation, but even though they missed each other, Little Rabbit is not ready to cuddle up and receive Big Rabbit's love. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! This story was designed to help parents and children talk about difficult separations, reconnect, and find their way back to each other.

You Weren't with Me - Sometimes I am very mad. Free Spirit Publishing. I don't understand why you weren't with me, " says Little Rabbit, "I worry you will go away again. Big rabbit listens carefully and helps Little Rabbit to feel understood and loved.

A Mother for Choco Paperstar

Puffin Books FBA-|289714 - 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! American Psychological Association APA. He doesn't even think of asking Mrs. For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. Family is about love no matter how different parents and children may be, adopted or not.

Choco wishes he had a mother, asking all kinds of animals, but who could she be? He sets off to find her, but he doesn't meet anyone who looks just like him. Free Spirit Publishing. Bear if she's his mother-but then she starts to do just the things a mommy might do. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! And when she brings him home, a hippo, he meets her other children-a piglet, and an alligator-and learns that families can come in all shapes and sizes and still fit together.

A Mother for Choco Paperstar - Keiko kasza's twist on the "are you my mother?" theme has become one of the most highly recommended stories about adoption for children.