Social Media Posts

Social media can help you inspire your colleagues, friends, and followers to promote National Foster Care Month! Encourage your contacts to learn more about all the resources, tools, and stories. Ask them to share the information with their own networks to help make a difference in your community.

Use the sample social media posts below to help raise awareness about the ways in which the child welfare system can acknowledge the important role relative and kinship caregivers play in meeting the needs of children and youth in foster care. Pair your social media posts with free pictures and images from the National Foster Care Month Graphics page.

Sample Posts and Tweets

  • Help raise awareness during National Foster Care Month. Follow @childwelfaregov and #NationalFosterCareMonth to share resources and tools that support partnering with relatives and kin to strengthen families. #NFCM2022 https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/
     
  • Kinship care in its various forms has become increasingly important in meeting the needs of children involved in the child welfare system. This #NationalFosterCareMonth, learn about the value of partnering with relatives and kin. https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/
     
  • When children cannot remain safely with their parents, kinship care can minimize the trauma of family separation, and it helps maintain meaningful connections and cultural traditions. https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/
     
  • Take time to listen and learn from kinship caregivers and families. Hear how kinship care helps to maintain family connections and cultural traditions that can minimize the trauma of family separation. #NationalFosterCareMonth https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/
     
  • How can you support kinship care placements? Follow @childwelfaregov and #NationalFosterCareMonth to find resources and tools that support partnering with relatives and kin to strengthen families. https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/
     
  • May is National Foster Care Month. Learn more about how relative and kin connections keep families strong when they need support. #NationalFosterCareMonth. https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/
     
  • Keep youth connected to their families. This #NationalFosterCareMonth learn how partnering with relatives and kin caregivers can uniquely support cultural identity and community ties for youth. https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/
     
  • There are more than 407,000 children in foster care. Placing youth with relatives and kin caregivers can uniquely support reunification and often help minimize trauma for youth. #NationalFosterCareMonth https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/
     
  • Foster care can feel a little more like home if we prioritize relative and kin connections. Learn more about kinship care and how it can make a difference in supporting children and families. #NationalFosterCareMonth https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/
     
  • When children cannot stay safely in their homes, kinship care minimizes trauma and helps maintain family connections and cultural traditions. Learn more. #NationalFosterCareMonth https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/
     
  • ¡Mayo es el Mes Nacional del Cuidado de Crianza! Únete a nosotros para ayudar a transformar el sistema de bienestar de menores en uno que realmente apoye a las familias (en inglés). #FosterCareMonth https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/

    Translation: May is National Foster Care Month! Join us in working to transform the child welfare system into one that truly supports families. #FosterCareMonth https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/
     
  • Las capacitaciones, servicios y apoyos culturalmente apropiados para los parientes a cargo de un niño pueden mejorar la estabilidad de la colocación y los resultados de permanencia para los niños y las familias. Aprende más (en inglés). #FosterCareMonth https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/resources/

    Translation: Culturally appropriate trainings, services, and supports for kinship caregivers can lead to improved placement stability and permanency outcomes for children and families. Learn more. #FosterCareMonth https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/resources/
     
  • Los proveedores de cuidado a cargo de un pariente juegan un papel importante en el equipo que trabaja para lograr la permanencia para los niños y jóvenes en cuidado de crianza. Aprende cómo puedes apoyar a los parientes a cargo de un niño en el sitio web del Mes Nacional del Cuidado de Crianza (en inglés). #FosterCareMonth https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/

    Translation: Kinship caregivers play a vital role in the team working to achieve permanency for children and youth in foster care. Find out how you can better support kinship caregivers on the National Foster Care Month website. #FosterCareMonth https://www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/

 

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