Become a Foster Parent

NVFS provides strong and caring support to its foster families so that families get the most out of their foster and respite care experience.

Please fill out the form below for more information about how you can become a foster parent or provide respite care services to a local family.

Please note: NVFS only serves foster families in the Northern Virginia area. You must reside in Arlington, Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Loudoun, Prince William, Manassas Park, Stafford or Fredericksburg to become certified by NVFS.


Visit our FAQ page to learn more about becoming a foster parent.

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