Foster Care

 

Lutheran Services of Georgia works in partnership with the Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) to ensure the safety, permanency, and well-being of children. LSG provides Specialized Foster Care services for children in the custody of the DFCS and the Department of Juvenile Justice.

Specialized Foster Care Services are offered at the following locations: Atlanta, Savannah, Albany, and Rome.

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We serve:

  • Children from birth up to 21 years and six months

  • Sibling groups and teens

  • Medically fragile children

  • Children with physical, mental, developmental, or behavioral disabilities

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Foster Parent Support

LSG’s top priority is the safety and well being of children. To meet the needs of children and to ensure that they have a safe and supportive foster care environment, we provide training and ongoing support to our foster parents. . LSG offers a thorough training program so that every parent feels confident and well-prepared to meet the special needs of children. Through nursing education and support, training coordination, and case management, LSG’s foster parents are supported by our professional staff at all times.

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Become a Foster Parent

If you are interested in becoming a foster parent, please read about the process and fill out an inquiry form here.