A Family for ME live virtual Q & A sessions!



Ready to get started? Just have questions? Join our virtual 1-hour session on May 13th at Noon or 6:00 pm.
These are NOT mandatory! They are informal discussions to answer any questions you may have.

– An overview of being a resource parent
– The steps of the licensing process
– Youth in foster care
– Maine’s needs for resource families

Register for this month or upcoming months HERE!




Upcoming Events and Displays
These are events that A Family for ME Recruiters are attending and information tables/displays that they manage.
Homeschoolers of Maine Annual Convention – Augusta Armory – April 12-13

Adoptive & Foster Families of Maine Annual Spring Conference – Hilton Garden Inn, Bangor – April 12-13

Downeast Horizon’s Autism Walk – Knowlton Park, Ellsworth – April 16

Kennebec Valley CAP Skowpendous Family Night – Downtown Skowhegan – April 19, 5-7:30 PM

NEA Big Read – Foster Care Presentation – Jesup Memorial Library, Bar Harbor – April 20, 1 PM

Healthy Kids Day – Old Town/Orono YMCA – April 20, 10 AM

Westbrook Walk for Autism – Riverbank Park, Westbrook – April 21

Bangor Walk for Autism – Bangor Waterfront – April 28

Maine Statewide Early Childhood Education Conference – Holiday Inn by the Bay, Portland – May 3-4

Information Table – The Maine Mall, South Portland – Month of May (National Foster Care Month!)


Volunteer Training (Online!)

Sign up for Virtual Volunteer Training! Help A Family for ME raise awareness of the need for foster families in Maine. Sign up now by filling out the form below.

With regards to COVID-19

A Family for ME is following CDC recommendations. We are beginning to resume community-based events as well as continuing with virtual opportunities to interact with you.

If you have an event you’d like us to attend, please reach out to us by phone 1-844-893-6311 or email


As always, A Family for ME staff is available to answer any questions you have about becoming a Maine foster parent or how to volunteer for A Family for ME. Complete the form below to connect with us.

Thank you,

The A Family for ME Team