Prospective Families

Thank you for your heart for Iowa’s children!

Becoming a foster or adoptive parent is full of rewards and challenges. We know you have lots of questions, and we’re excited to help you answer them! Here you’ll learn about kids in foster care, the licensing process, your support team and how to get started. Please use the menu on the left to explore more information about foster care and adoption in Iowa.

We’re glad you’re here!