Recently re-released on DVD, Foster Parents Speak: Crossing Bridges and Fostering Change by Foster Parents has been the recipient of numerous awards including, Silver Hugo, INTERCOM/Chicago Film Festival, Honorable Mention, The Chris Awards.
Foster Parent Speak: Crossing Bridges and Fostering Change is a 20 minute, award winning training and recruitment video produced by the Coalition & PhotoSynthesis Productions that explores foster parenting today through the experiences and insights of foster families.
Foster parents speak candidly about the challenges in developing and nurturing shared parenting relationships with birth families and professionals to benefit the children in their care. They share real life techniques and strategies for improving communication and cooperation to create partnerships that support children in the foster care system.
Now available on DVD! Foster Parent Speak: Crossing Bridges and Fostering Change includes, English and Spanish subtitles, transcripts, a comprehensive film discussion guide and other printable resources. Order Foster Parents Speak from PhotoSynthesis or stream right now through Vimeo.
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“At last, an honest and moving film that captures the essence of what it means to be a foster parent in America…a beautiful film that all child welfare professionals and parents should watch.” Gerald P. Mallon, DSW, Executive Director, NRCPFC