Providing a safe, family and community-based option for youth needing out of home placement, 180 Degrees’ maintains a network of licensed foster family homes in Rochester and surrounding communities. The network provides respite care or short/long-term foster care. 180 staff and foster parents work together to help the youth make progress toward their placement goal of family reunification, adoption or independent living.
180 provides foster family support by coordinating placement, monitoring individual case plans and conducting Foster families home visitations to support and monitor the home for licensing compliance, and provides crisis consultation (24/7).
Interested in becoming a foster family? Matthew Gates at 507-269-2305 at Matthew.Gates@180Degrees.org