Enjoy Fostering Perspectives and earn credit toward your relicensure. Just write down the answers to the questions below and present them to your licensing social worker. If your answers are satisfactory, you’ll receive 30 minutes of training credit. If you have questions about this method of gaining in-service training credit, ask your worker.

In-Service Quiz, FP v25, n2


  1. Explain the differences between legal permanence, relational permanence, and cultural permanence.
  2. Name three everyday things resource parents do to support permanence for children and youth in foster care.
  3. What are two ways in which adoption and legal guardianship are different?
  4. List three ways resource parents can support cultural permanence.
  5. What are four things resource parents can do to help ensure stability for young people in foster care?
  6. What advice does Amy Huntsman have for resource parents interested in supporting older teens in foster care during their transition to adulthood?
  7. When is the Foster Family Alliance of North Carolina’s next virtual summit?
  8. Name three things North Carolina is doing or has done to support young adults during the COVID-19 pandemic?
  9. This issue features two pairs of brothers, each of which wants to find a forever family. What are their names and ages?
  10. What is your reaction to the insights and advice Kelly Sullivan and Dina Gerber share in this issue?

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