Foster Parenting Nebraska | Explore

Foster parenting services Saint Francis offers in Nebraska.

Eligibility & Qualifications

  • Must be 21 years or older
  • Complete 27 hours of training
  • Pass all required background checks
  • Have an outside source of income other than foster care reimbursement
  • Own or rent your residence that meets all state licensing requirements
  • Be willing to work as a team with children, families, Saint Francis, and other professionals

Support You Can Expect

Support You Can Expect

  • Free professional training and ongoing support
  • Respite/relief care
  • Tax-free compensation
  • Support and crisis services 24/7
  • State mileage reimbursement
  • Medical insurance for foster children
  • One-on-one support provided by caring Saint Francis staff
  • Online resources, support, and training provided through a secure website designed exclusively for Saint Francis foster parents


  • The satisfaction of helping a child who needs you
  • Having a positive, lasting influence on the life of a child
  • Helping a child maintain permanency
  • Working with a professional team to provide care for children
Benefits of Foster Parenting

Contact Us

Still have questions? Call or email the contact below - or, complete the form at the right and a Saint Francis foster care specialist will respond as soon as possible. We’re eager to help you any way we can.

Foster Care Homes - Nebraska

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