COVID-19 Updates

We know that these are uncertain times for foster children and their families. We want to make sure you have up-to-date communication from DHR regarding any changes to policies and procedures! Please check back frequently!

August 21, 2020

Information regarding a one-time payment for foster families related to COVID-19 benefits.

July 30, 2020

Information regarding educational service decisions for children in foster care:


July 29, 2020

Governor Ivey extends and broadens Safer at Home Restrictions


June 5, 2020

Updates to travel restriction policies for Alabama children in foster care


April 14, 2020

Temporary increases in board parents for children in care


March 18, 2020

Initial information about COVID-19 policies for children in foster care.

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