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Wheeler to Host Foster Care Informational Session

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Wheeler Clinic will host an informational session for prospective foster parents on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. at 88 East Street in Plainville, Connecticut.

The no-obligation event provides information about Wheeler’s foster care programs. Mature adults who are single or married, working or at home, are encouraged to become foster parents.

Those who are interested can stop by the session to learn about foster care without making a commitment of any kind. Wheeler’s team coordinates services for youth from diverse backgrounds with the goal of providing a nurturing home and a structured environment.

Families are part of a team of professionals and are provided with financial support and training to ensure they are well-equipped to meet the needs of youth in their care.

Wheeler Clinic’s Foster Care programs, funded by the Department of Children and Families, provide 24-hour support to families and youth. Wheeler Clinic’s programs provide care and resources, including supports to meet their needs and help them heal from trauma.

For information about foster care opportunities, call 860.793.7277, or email FosterCarePrograms@Wheelerclinic.org.

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