Kin-First Placement Resources

  • Kinship Process Mapping- This toolkit provides instructions on how to assess barriers to effective kinship foster care training, certification and support. This tool is complemented by the essential guide to kinship data found here. ​

  • Placements Requirement Waiver Form- This is a sample form used in Connecticut to request a waiver for typical foster home requirements to facilitate kinship placements and reduce barriers to kinship certification.