Foster Care

How can you help your local community?

Serve as a foster parent through Roanoke County Department of Social Services (RCDSS) or learn and advocate for children and families in the Roanoke Valley.Discover foster caring list

1. Become a foster parent.

  • Learn more about our training class for foster families.
  • Hear from local families and learn their stories.
  • Contact our staff for more information.

2. Advocate/assist families in your community.

  • Team up with local organizations to help foster children.
  • Host a program for foster children or foster families.
  • Consider donating and contact us for more information.

3. Extra Information

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