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Affiliate Organizations
Community-Based Behavioral Health Treatment
Foster Care Services
Home-Based Behavioral Health Treatment
Parenting and Family Skill Building Programs
Residential Treatment Programs
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Become a Share the Care Parent

Have a Positive Impact on a Family's Life


Share the Care is an out-of-home respite program that matches trained individuals with families in stressful situations, to give parents a break by providing nurturing, reliable care for their children.

Share the Care Parents provide a secure, loving home, while helping children learn to navigate hurdles, build confidence, and build a sense of self. As a Share the Care Parent, you will give much-needed respite for parents or guardians who have a challenging child or are dealing with a difficult life situation.


We Support You!

As a Share the Care Parents you will be trained and licensed as a foster parent. Our comprehensive training includes 44 hours of pre-service training, a homestudy and background check, prior to licensing. To help you continually grow as a respite provider, we provide an additional 30 hours of continuing education each year.


Why Become a Share the Care Parent?

• Provide support on a temporary, part-time basis, as little or as often as you like!

• Be a positive role model for a child.

• Develop a meaningful ongoing relationship with a family who truly needs your help.

• Receive around the clock support from our experienced, caring team of staff


To learn more about becoming a Share the Care Parent call 440.260.8367.