Be The Reason

A foster child feels valued, loved, and wanted.

At the Griffith Centers for Children, Chins Up – Foster Care & Adoption Child Placement Agency (CPA), we are looking for caring and dedicated people who love spending time enriching the lives of children, giving back to their community, and are ready to be the change they wish to see in the world.

Who Can Be a Foster or Adoptive Parent?

  • There are no restrictions on who can foster or adopt based on race, ethnicity, sexual orientation or expression, gender identity or marital status.
  • You must be at least 21 years old, physically, emotionally, and fiscally able to care for children.
  • Have a verifiable form of income.
  • Able to pass criminal background and child abuse registry checks.
  • Must be able to complete pre-service and on-going training.

How do I Become a Foster or Adoptive Parent?

The first step is to review and complete our initial licensing packet. 

Before becoming a certified Foster or Adoptive Parent, parents must complete:

  • Foster Parent Core Training
  • Various Other Trainings
  • Adult & Pediatric CPR
  • First Aid Certification
ARE YOU READY TO BEGIN THE CERTIFICATION PROCESS?

Contact our Foster Care & Adoption Program Director, TODAY!

Colorado Springs Office: 719-394-4124
Denver Office: 303-237-6865 ext. 123