House Bill 18-1348
Support Foster Parents and Youth
Who is sponsoring this bill?
Representatives Jonathan Singer and Lois Landgraf and Senators Cory Gardner and John Kefalas
Why is HB18-1348 needed?
Colorado currently experiences a shortage of foster parents, as well as feedback from current and former foster parents asking for more support.
What will HB18-1348 do?
- Outline acceptable practices for sharing information appropriately with foster parents to support their care of children and teens.
- Prioritize child care assistance for foster families.
- Authorize county departments to make referrals for voluntary support services for families in need.
Click here to view/print the Fact Sheet for HB18-1348.
For more information on the Colorado Children's Trust Fund or HB 18-1348, contact
Colorado Department of Human Services