Foster parents receive reimbursement from the state in which they reside, resulting in a varied answer to this question, depending on geography. A median range of foster parent reimbursement is $350 per month per child. ... More »

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Foster care providers do not receive a salary or income, but do receive payments intended for the foster child's care. The amount is determined by the state and based mainly upon the child's age. States can provide the m... More »

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According to a 2012 national survey, the minimum per diem for foster parents in Wisconsin is $7.23, while the maximum in Ohio is $200.00. While they don’t all differ quite that much, there is a noticeable range. Aside fr... More »

Foster parent payments vary state-to-state based on the ages of foster children, the level of care the foster parents provide and the budget set by each state legislature. General care pays less than specialized care, su... More »

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According to the advocacy group Children's Rights, the amount paid to foster parents by the state depends on a number of factors, including the age and health of the child and the state in which the foster parent resides... More »

Some states provide financial and home assistance for foster parents caring for children with disabilities, according to the National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities, but this type of assistance varie... More »

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According to a 2012 national survey, the minimum per diem for foster parents in Wisconsin is $7.23, while the maximum in Ohio is $200.00. While they don’t all differ quite that much, there is a noticeable range. Aside fr... More »