35 Best Foster Care Podcasts
Foster Care Podcasts
Here are 35 Best Foster Care Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. Fostering Change
Rockville, Maryland, US
Comfort Cases founder Rob Scheer hosts this inspiring show about how communities can come together to bring dignity and hope to children in the foster care system. Guests will include former youth in foster care, foster parents, celebrities touched by the foster care system, child welfare advocates, and everyday people working to improve the lives of kids in care. Rob brings a sense of positivity and humor to his conversations.
Play⋅ 79.4K⋅ 2.2K⋅ 4.2K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 28 min ⋅ Jul 2019 Get Email Contact
2. The Forgotten Podcast
Whether you are a part of the foster care community, passionate about serving or simply interested in learning more, we are here for you!
Play⋅ 41.4K⋅ 1.4K⋅ 9.9K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 41 min ⋅ Apr 2016 Get Email Contact
3. The Adopting and Fostering Home Podcast
Alpharetta, Georgia, US
Welcome to the Adopting and Fostering Home podcast. Whether your family has been on this journey for years, or you're just getting started, The Adopting and Fostering Home here to support and encourage you along the way.
Play⋅ 23.9K⋅ 6.3K⋅ 2.3K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 29 min ⋅ Apr 2018 Get Email Contact
4. Fostering Voices Podcast
A podcast devoted to the many voices in foster care and adoption. The host's personal experiences, as well as many experiences from those in the foster community. Be entertained, inspired, and possibly get involved in the community yourself.
Play⋅ 25⋅ 1.4K ⋅27 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 32 min ⋅ Jan 2018 Get Email Contact
5. Foster Care | An Unparalleled Journey
Foster care is truly an unparalleled experience. This is our journey as a foster and adoptive family that has seen and experienced a lot! We want to share our joy and heartbreak with the world to inspire others to join in our mission of providing strength to the weakest among us. We are sharing our personal experiences as a foster and adoptive family and the stories that other brave souls are willing to generously share with us.
Play⋅ 557⋅ 5 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 57 min ⋅ Nov 2019 Get Email Contact
6. The Honestly Adoption Podcast
The Honestly Adoption Podcast features real voices, sharing real hope and encouragement to parents on the journey of foster care and adoption. Hosts Mike and Kristin Berry, and Nicole Goerges share open and honest perspectives from the journey of foster, adoptive, and special needs parenting. Their goal is to be real and honest but also bring hope and encouragement to parents, all over the world.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 45 min ⋅ Jan 2019 Get Email Contact
7. Foster Carolinas
Gastonia, North Carolina, US
In every episode of Foster Carolina, the Executive Director and co-founder of The Least of These Carolinas will share about real foster care issues. She has a heart for children and is a great advocate for their needs. Susanna and her husband, Sean, became involved in orphan ministry in 2009 when they became foster parents. They have fostered long-term placements and have grown their family by adoption through foster care. Susanna has a desire to help the children of her community and help restore hope in their broken lives.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 21 min ⋅ Mar 2021 Get Email Contact
8. Fostering Marriage
When you're on the foster and adoption journey, marriage can get super challenging. This show is meant to help you rebuild or strengthen your marriage so you can be the parents your foster or adopted children need you to be.
Play 1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 35 min Get Email Contact
9. Bringing Kids Home
Waxahachie, Texas, US
Hi everyone, I'm Jason Curry President of TBHC Foster Care and Adoption. I am excited about our podcast called Bringing Kids Home. It is a monthly show that helps tell stories of adoption and foster care and get the word out so more people know how to support children in need.
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Play⋅ 5.5K⋅ 266 ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 32 min ⋅ Nov 2020 Get Email Contact
10. Fostering the Future Podcast
A show about all things child welfare, dependency, adoption and foster care. Your hosts, Jack & Cat are veterans in the world of child welfare and excited to spend a little time each week chatting about how we can all do something to help kids in care.
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Play⋅ 204 ⋅23 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 40 min ⋅ May 2021 Get Email Contact
11. Stories from Foster Care
Stories from Foster Care is a brand new podcast brought to you by The Irish Foster Care Association. Join host Niamh Barrett as she meets people from all walks of life who have different experiences of foster care in Ireland. Listen to Stories from Foster Care on Spotify, Apple, Nearcast or wherever you get your podcasts. Be sure to subscribe for all the latest episodes. Stories from Foster Care is made with the Nearcast podcast network.
Play⋅ 4.1K⋅ 1.1K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 36 min Get Email Contact
12. Fostering Conversations with Utah Foster Care
Utah Foster Care guides real and raw conversations about parenting for bio, foster, adoptive or blended families to increase understanding of issues we all experience as families. Utah Foster Care's mission is to develop innovative strategies to help recruit, train, and retain foster families.
Play⋅ 14.8K⋅ 1.1K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 30 min Get Email Contact
13. Orphaned Entertainment
Foster Care for Forgotten Media.
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Play⋅ 689 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 68 min Get Email Contact
14. Impressing Minds
This is no ordinary foster care podcast! I'll feature Foster care discussions about REAL issues that foster parents have. And learn how to be the most professional foster parent and affect the system, the bio parents, and the children in your home. This podcast is for anyone interested in fostering too! Listen before you take your training or during the training so you will be prepared! I'm excited to meet you so we can change foster care and the little people it serves!
Play⋅ 138⋅ 37 ⋅8 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 13 min Get Email Contact
15. Creating a Family | Talk about Adoption & Foster Care
Asheville, North Carolina, US
Creating a Family is a national infertility, adoption, & foster care education and support nonprofit. We interview leading experts on infertility, adoption, and foster care each week to bring you unbiased accurate information.
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Play⋅ 6.6K⋅ 1.3K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 55 min Get Email Contact
16. Tray's Table Talks
Join Tralayne as she navigates foster care topics, shares her thoughts on the foster care system, foster parenting and MORE!
Play⋅ 336 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 29 min Get Email Contact
17. Bonus Babies
The BONUS BABIES podcast is the only one of its kind that features the compelling true-life hard-hitting stories of youth with a lived foster care experience and the people who care for them all via the unique 360 degree lens of a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteer. It reveals the daunting complexity of the foster care world while documenting the challenges, failures and successes of the system as well as the people and the agencies involved.
Play⋅ 22⋅ 24 ⋅6 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 50 min Get Email Contact
18. Let It Be Us: A Foster Care & Adoption Podcast
Let It Be Us: A Foster Care and Adoption Podcast was launched in 2022 by the Illinois nonprofit organization Let It Be Us. Foster Care professionals and parents speak on issues important to the journey of foster care and adoption. If you live in the State of Illinois and want to become a foster parent or learn about waiting children.
Play⋅ 12.7K ⋅4 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 26 min Get Email Contact
19. Yemoja Speaks
Hey Hey Hey, my name is Shalonda, your host. This podcast is about foster care and our experiences growing up in custody. We want to highlight success stories to give the next generation tips on how they can survive foster care and thrive after. I share my experience and advice for what I did and didn't do while giving the lessons that I learned. I look forward to interviewing foster youth, foster parents, caseworkers, and biological families to understand the full story so we all can understand how to work together to create a better system.
Play⋅ 27 ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 26 min Get Email Contact
20. CASA Connection
Education, information, and stories about the foster care world.
Play⋅ 509⋅ 236 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 17 min Get Email Contact
21. Adoption Hacks
The Adoption Hacks Podcast celebrates and educates potential and current foster families. Episodes will provide tips for those starting the journey, support for parents and a look at programs for vulnerable children. Join host and adoptive mom, Kandace Lecocq as she interviews professionals and mom and dads who have been there. If you're looking for support and encouragement in your foster journey, this podcast is for you!
Play⋅ 396⋅ 2.1K ⋅ Feb 2018 Get Email Contact
22. What The Foster?
Princeton, New Jersey, US
Welcome to What The Foster?, a podcast dedicated to giving a voice to the often voiceless population of foster children in the United States. This season we're focusing on the often unheard and invisible population of current and former youth in foster care.
Play⋅ 364 ⋅1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 18 min ⋅ Oct 2019 Get Email Contact
23. Foster Tales
Foster Tales is a podcast that is shining a light on those who have survived, lived-through, and experienced the Foster Care system first-hand.
Play 2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 56 min ⋅ May 2021 Get Email Contact
24. Just As Special
Denver, Colorado, US
The place to learn about foster care from diverse perspectives.
Play⋅ 194⋅ 22 ⋅6 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 46 min ⋅ Jul 2020 Get Email Contact
25. A Fostered Life Podcast
Seattle, Washington, US
Welcome to A Fostered Life, the show in which we explore the various facets of foster care through the voices of the many people who participate in the system. Host Christy Tennant Krispin interviews former foster youth, social workers, foster parents, therapists, and others, and these conversations provide personal glimpses at the challenges and triumphs of families whose lives intersect with foster care.
Play⋅ 2.3K⋅ 120⋅ 592 ⋅ Jul 2019 Get Email Contact
26. Lauren Roberts Counseling Intern
Interviews and statistics on how to improve foster care and encourage a better life for youths transitioning out of foster care.
Play⋅ 45.1K ⋅ Nov 2019 Get Email Contact
27. Foster Movement Podcast
The Foster Movement Podcast, featuring former foster youth and national leaders in foster care advocacy, provides powerful insights and practical tools to help you work with others to provide More Than Enough for kids and families in foster care where you live.
Play⋅ 28.3K ⋅ Mar 2017 Get Email Contact
28. Mandy and the f bomb
Join us as we talk about the hope and havoc of foster care. The truth is, sometimes the things that wreck us the most profoundly, stitch us back together into the best, purpose-filled versions of ourselves. This podcast seeks to shed light on those stories and invites you to find your place and purpose in the world of foster care.
Play⋅ 1.4K⋅ 188 ⋅4 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 36 min Get Email Contact
29. Fostered Hope
Fostered Hope Podcast is a podcast that allows individuals who have been in the foster care system, have fostered themselves, or are affiliated in some way to share their stories and insights. Jordan Huffman's family decided to start fostering when she was eleven years old. Since then, she has been intrigued by the system, the children's stories, and finding ways to help better foster care in any way she can.
Play 6 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 42 min Get Email Contact
30. You Speak, Giocosa Listens
Real people sharing their experiences about foster care and adoption.
Play⋅ 40 ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 21 min Get Email Contact
31. Friends of Foster Care
Conversations with people touched by the foster care system in Catawba County, NC
Play 3 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 42 min Get Email Contact
32. Diaries of a Black Girl in Foster Care
The intersectionality of being Black and a young woman poses a unique set of problems for Black girls in foster care. The Diaries of Black Girls in Foster Care series addresses current cultural issues, disparities, and stereotypes that aid in poor outcomes for black girls who have experienced care.
Play⋅ 486⋅ 42 ⋅6 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 62 min Get Email Contact
Foster Care Podcasters
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|Creating a Family||creatingafamily.org||66|
|Mike & Kristin Berry||honestlyadoption.com||42|
|Jason and Amanda Palmer||fostercarenation.com||33|
|Fostering the Future Podcast||fosteringthefuturepodcast.org||33|
|The Forgotten Initiative||theforgotteninitiative.org||25|
|Chris and Jihae||fosteringvoices.libsyn.com||23|
|TBHC Foster Care and Adoption||tbhc-bringing-kids-home.castos.com||15|
Foster Care Podcast Topics
|Topic||Number of episodes|
|Real Stories Podcast||1|
|Foster To Prison Pipeline||1|
|Young Adult Stories||1|
|Former Foster Youth||1|
|New Jersey Chid Welfare||1|
Foster Care Podcasts By Category
|Category||No. of Podcasts|