Step 1: Complete the Inquiry Form

Before registering for an Informational Meeting, first complete the foster parent inquiry form by clicking the button below.

Inquiry Form

Step 2: Register for an Informational Meeting

The Informational Meeting is designed to help potential foster parents make an informed decision about whether they would like to continue with the training process to become a foster parent.

The next Informational Meeting has not yet been scheduled. Check back soon for a new date and time.

Step 3: Register for TN-KEY

Following the Informational Meeting, participants who choose to continue with the process of becoming a foster parent will need to complete TN KEY pre-approval training.

Click below to view the upcoming course schedule and to register.

TN-KEY Training Series

Step 4: Complete Home Study

The Home Study process begins during training and will include extensive criminal history check and other paperwork and will provide a recommendation for approval or denial. If approved, the foster home will be ready to accept placements.