Every young person deserves to have a permanent connection to a caring adult. Iowa has an ongoing need for foster and adoptive parents, especially those who are interested in caring for sibling groups, teenagers and children with significant needs.

Four Oaks Foster and Adoptive Family Connections and LSI do not place children for adoption, but rather we help families through process of becoming foster or adoptive parents and provide support for families along the way.

Ready to learn more? Click the links below, or explore the other resources on our site.

The basics of foster care adoption

What you can do while you’re waiting

Support and resources for adoptive parents