Therapeutic Foster Care (TFC) serves children aged 3 through 18 with special psychological, social, behavioral and emotional needs who thrive in a family setting, but require more intensive or therapeutic services than those for traditional foster care. Below is a list of agencies that support TFC. Some agencies may provide support to both TFC and traditional foster care homes.
Therapeutic foster homes receive supports including: respite, medical, counseling, access to a crisis line, training and other resources. Reimbursement rates for foster care are based on a per-day rate, and are subject to change, and vary based on specific child needs. Therapeutic Foster Care rates are a minimum of $32 per day with additional financial reimbursements and benefits.
The Bair Foundation serves foster children and teens from ages birth to twenty-one. There is an overwhelming need for foster parents willing to open their hearts and homes to older children and teens as well as sibling groups and children with specialized medical needs.
Choices for Life is dedicated to affecting positive change in families and children with special needs.
An established leader that has assisted nearly 200,000 children since 1968, Eckerd Connects helps public and private organizations by sharing best practices and advocating for system reform.
Foster parents who join our team receive a number of benefits including free upfront training, one-on-one guidance from our friendly office staff, frequent contact from our professionals, and constant availability. You are never alone!
Oklahoma Families First agency is working to build brighter futures for Oklahoma families.
Therapeutic Foster Care services are behavioral health services provided in a home setting by a team of professionals including foster parents, DHS and therapists.