How We Support You

What you can expect:

  • Foster families are supported on many levels throughout this process.
  • The Connecticut Department of Children and Families covers all medical, dental and therapeutic services.
  • Foster families receive an enhanced monthly stipend for care and board.
  • A team is assigned to each youth to help the family meet the unique needs of that
    youth.
  • Families have access to on-call support services 24 hours a day as well as ongoing
    support groups and trainings.

Contact Us:

For information about foster care opportunities, call 860.793.7277 or email FosterCarePrograms@Wheelerclinic.org.



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