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Fostering Hope

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The number of Georgia's children in Stae custody continues to grow. Innocent and vulnerable, they've been removed from their own homes due to neglect, abuse or abandonment. Scared and confused, they are desperate for love, security and the safe and nurturing environment that all children deserve. Yet there is a critical shortage of foster homes, the safe havens that are crucial in helping these young children overcome the trauma and suffering they've experienced. The future of these children, and of our society, depends on how we respond to this crisis.

"Fostering Hope - A Call to Care" examines how vital it is for Georgians to reach out to these children in need. It is a compelling and emotional look at how lives are changed, even saved, when people answer the call. In "Fostering Hope," you will learn about the devastating abuse and neglect that our children are facing. You will meet foster and adoptive families who have made great sacrifices but have reaped even greater rewards. They will inspire you with their unwavering commitment to provide love, guidance and care for children, who may otherwise have become unfortunate victims of circumstance.

"Fostering Hope" will encourage and empower you to reach out to these innocent lives. You will learn how you can become a part of the team effort that is saving our children. By answering this call to care, you will instill hope, hope for our children and for our future.