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How to Make a Foster Child Feel Loved and Included

How to Make a Foster Child Feel Loved and Included

Being a child in the foster care system comes with many challenges and responsibilities. It is important for foster parents to try their hardest to make children feel loved and included no matter how long the stay. Knowing how to properly show love to your foster...

Koppner Adoption Story

Koppner Adoption Story

This month on the Choices for Life blog, we want to feature an amazing adoption story. Mike and Lynn Koppner started as Choices for Life Therapeutic Foster Parents and recently adopted the child that they had been fostering for over a year. They never thought that...

Why It’s Important to Break the Stigma

Why It’s Important to Break the Stigma

  Before we start this blog, we want to address a trigger warning for talk of self harm and suicide. If you or someone you know is experiencing these issues, please do not hesitate to reach out to a professional. If it is an emergency, please call 911.  ...

Recruiter Spotlight: John Spangler-Day

Recruiter Spotlight: John Spangler-Day

We want to take a moment to introduce you to another one of our amazing recruiters, John Spangler-Day! John is a statewide recruiter and trainer. He loves his job because it allows him to do what he has always dreamed of doing, working with children and a variety of...

Recruiter Spotlight: Crystal Money

Recruiter Spotlight: Crystal Money

This month on the blog we want to do a recruiter spotlight! Meet Crystal Money, she is our director of recruiting and training in Oklahoma for Choices for Life. Crystal Money has a degree in communications and spent her early career being a speech and theater high...

Foster Care Types: Your Guide to Making a Decision

Foster Care Types: Your Guide to Making a Decision

Each agency has different foster care types for families to choose from. The type of foster care you decide on will depend on your needs and the needs of the foster child. In this blog post, we will discuss the types of foster care available through Choices For Life,...

Welcome to the Choices for Life Blog

Welcome to the Choices for Life Blog

We are excited to offer additional resources through our new Choices for Life blog! As you know, Choices for Life is a licensed Child Placing and Counseling Agency in both Oklahoma and Georgia. Our services go beyond to help break stereotypes, offer emotional support,...