We don’t have any special ability to be foster parents. Our hearts are breakable. And detachment isn’t feasible, nor is it desirable. Parents who are willing to get “too attached” are precisely what children in foster care need. And the need is enormous:
Documentary which highlights youth in foster care, providing them a voice to share their feelings on living apart from their parents/families, feelings about their foster families, and perceptions about foster care. Got Love? www.fosteryes.org Sounds like a good read.