single foster parent
Advice for Prospective Single Foster Parents
Amy Woods is a 38-year-old single foster parent living in Los Angeles County. She’s learned a lot about how to make it work on one income in an expensive city while working as a teacher and navigating the ever-changing landscape that is the foster care system.
Amy’s Story: A Single Foster Mom in Los Angeles
Parenthood is arguably the toughest job there is. Add the pressures of working as a teacher, living in the second most expensive city in the country, according to the Worldwide Cost of Living report, and dealing with the foster care system and parenting seems nearly impossible.