January 9, 1998

Special: Foster Care

Nationwide the number of children in foster care is up 69%, while the number of adults becoming foster parents has only increased by 30%. While experts say the situation in Idaho is not quite that dire, the state is experiencing a shortage of foster families. On this Dialogue, Joan Cartan-Hansen and her guests discuss the state of the foster care system in Idaho and dispel myths surrounding the foster care program.