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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Mar
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Save the Date: CAFAF Avenue of Dreams @ Pratt & Whitney Stadium | East Hartford | Connecticut | United States
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all-day Save the Date – CAFAF Annual Con... @ Mystic Marriott Hotel & Spa
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Save the Date - CAFAF Annual Conference @ Mystic Marriott Hotel & Spa | Groton | Connecticut | United States
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