Meeting for those wanting to be foster parents to be held in Brookfield

Foster Parent Family

Brookfield will be the site next week for a public meeting to hear information about foster parenting.

The Healthy Families organization will present an introduction to foster parenting Thursday, June 23rd at 6 o’clock that evening. The meeting will be at First Christian Church, 1416 North Main, in Brookfield.

Organizers say the meeting will focus on the need for foster parents in the ninth judicial circuit which includes Sullivan, Linn, and Chariton counties. Persons attending are described as being under no obligation to become a foster parent. It’s information only for June 23rd in Brookfield.

Other dates and locations for foster parenting meetings are being planned and will be announced by Healthy Families – Cornerstones when finalized.