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Foster Parent Training

Foster Parent Training

Child Link

Licensing, training, and support for prospective foster parents.

Services Offered

Foster Care Training • Parent Education • Foster Care • Foster Parent


Child Link offers support for those interested in becoming foster parents. The licensing department will work with you to obtain a foster care license for your home and schedule you for the required, free training. Six sessions are held each year that trainees are required to attend. After licensing and training are completed (a process that can take 3-6 months), children can be placed in your home.


955 W. Cermak Rd., 2nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60608 41.8524261 -87.6501614

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish



  • Adults accepted

How to Apply

Call 312-377-4735 x237 to begin the intake process.