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Sunrise is in need of new Foster parents every day, all over the state of Kentucky. We have over 300 children a day in our Sunrise certified foster homes.

Sunrise is a different kind of foster care agency. We have a commitment to produce and maintain strong, quality therapeutic foster homes. Through the professional training and ongoing support provided by our entire staff, our mission is to help families like yours grow to be confident and competent foster parents for the children and youth that we serve. Fill out the form below to receive information to start the process of becoming a foster parent. Thank you for your interest, in Helping Children in Crisis Shine!

A foster parent for Sunrise Children’s Services must meet the following minimum requirements:

YesNo Are you at least 21 years of age?

YesNo Are you a Kentucky resident?

YesNo Do you have a valid Commonwealth of Kentucky Driver's License?

YesNo Do you have reliable transportation and automobile insurance?

YesNo Are you mentally and physically able to care for a child/children?

YesNo Do you own or rent a home that is safe and free from hazards?

YesNo Do you have space for a child or an additional child in your home?

YesNo Are you willing to complete criminal background and child abuse checks?

YesNo Are you willing to complete the pre-service training and participate in a home study?

YesNo Are you married?

YesNo If you are married, have you been continuously married to, and living as a family with your current spouse for a minimum of one year? Co-habitating couples are not permitted.

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Work Phone Number

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YesNo Have you served as a foster or adoptive parent with Sunrise before?

If yes, when?

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