May 19, 2021
National Foster Care Month was the focus of Wednesday's "The Extra". Host Shannon Brinias was joined by guests Sarah Bailey, Recruitment and Retention Specialist for Kids Crossing and Jenni Swogger, Assistant Manager, Kinship and Foster Care Programs, El Paso County Department of Human Services. They talked about how the need for foster care families and parents has increased, and what prospective families can anticipate. They also spoke about how to receive guidance through the process from agencies like Kids Crossing. More information is available at elpasoco.com/child-protective-services and kidscrossing.com.