Social Media: Tips for Foster Parents and Caregivers

Date: October 2022
Social Media: Tips for Foster Parents and Caregivers

Series Title: Factsheets

Author(s): Information Gateway

Year Published: 2022

File Size: 338 KB

While social media has changed the way the world communicates, it has also created privacy and safety concerns. This factsheet briefly discusses the benefits of social media for children and youth in foster care and provides tips for parents and caregivers who want to help them use social media safely. It also provides advice for foster parents on how to responsibly use your own social media accounts. 

Suggested Citation: Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2022). Social media: Tips for foster parents and caregivers. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children's Bureau.

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