Foster Care: A Fact Sheet for Prospective Muslim Families
Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS)
Baltimore, MD: Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS)
September 17, 2002, 6 pages
Describes the requirements and rewards of fostering a Muslim child in a home that adheres to the tenets of Islam. Stability of placement is the goal, and licensed foster parents who provide safe, supportive homes can help refugee children both heal and work toward independent self-sufficiency.