FTMN Foster Mentor Application:
Verified FTMN Family Members may apply to become a mentor to another foster parent. Please reference our mentorship page on our website for expectations and requirements. Answer all questions honestly, as it helps us vet and match all participants.
FTMN Family Member ID
Only verified FTMN Family Members may apply to be a mentor. If you have not registered your household, please visit our website and click the button on our "Resource Families" page.
Your Foster Care Experience
Tell us a little bit about you, your family and your foster care journey thus far.
How long have you been a licensed foster parent, kinship provider or adoptive parent?
I am in the process of getting licensed
Less than 1 year
How many placements have you had thus far?
Of the placements you have had, what was the background of those placements with regard to the following (ages, genders, spiritual background, special needs, cultural background, medical (prenatal exposure) etc.)
When you have had placements, what has your relationship with the birth family looked like?
When you have had placements, what has your participation with court systems looked like?
Your Foster Care Experience (continued)
The following questions will help us match you with a mentee. Please answer them truthfully so we can set you and your mentee up for success!
What are your feelings towards reunification and/or family preservation?
What do you think are the most important skills/knowledge a foster parent should have? How do you think you can help a foster home achieve this/these?
What are you most looking forward to in your mentoring journey?
Through which county or agency are you licensed?
Which mentorship program(s) are you interested in being a part of?
Foster Mom Mentor (1:1)
Foster Dad Mentor (1:1)
Foster Couple Mentor (2:2) – Spouse Required to Participate
What is your schedule like?
This may help us match you with a mentee who has a similar schedule, allowing for more opportunities to connect.
Do you agree to the expectations and requirements of a mentor, including a mentor training session, connecting on a regular basis with your mentee and completing check-in forms with Foster Together MN?
Is there anything else you'd like us to know?
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