Become a Foster or Adoptive Parent - Call 888-Kid-Hero

Learn more about becoming a foster or adoptive parent

Call 888-Kid-Hero

At any given time there are over to 4,000 children/youth in the care of the Connecticut Department of Children and Families due to abuse, neglect or abandonment. Call 888-KID-HERO. CAFAF and DCF work together to recruit foster families to provide safe caring homes as DCF and the courts plan for their future.

We invite you to inquire today.
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Resource Publications as You Consider Becoming a Licensed Family

Families Are A Work Of Art Video

Families Are a Work of Art was produced by CAFAF in 2008 and was a PRSA Mercury Award winner. This video highlights the success of families in Connecticut who have experienced the journey of foster care and adoption. Watch the video and hear their story.

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Upcoming Events

Mar
18
Sat
8:00 am Avenue of Dreams @ Mystic Marriott
Avenue of Dreams @ Mystic Marriott
Mar 18 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
At the Avenue of Dreams event, we provide foster & adopted girls (13-19) with free prom dresses, shoes, makeup and accessories in addition to motivational workshops and more! We encourage caregivers & mentors to share[...]
May
5
Fri
all-day SAVE THE DATE – CAFAF 22nd Annua... @ Trumbull Marriott
SAVE THE DATE – CAFAF 22nd Annua... @ Trumbull Marriott
May 5 – May 6 all-day
SAVE THE DATE – CAFAF 22nd Annual Conference at the Trumbull Marriott Click Here to Download the 2017 Call for Proposal Click Here to Download the 2017 Vendor Contract