Foster Parent Forms Library
(Click on selected file to download)
Foster Child Appointment Log                       Word        PDF  
Foster Child Incident Report                           
Word        PDF          
Foster Child Inventory (Arrival)                        
Word        PDF
Foster Child Inventory (Departure)                 Word        PDF
Foster Child Medication Log                          Word        PDF
Foster Child Placement Log                           Word        PDF
Fire Drill Log                                                     Word        PDF
Foster Parent Monthly Mileage Report          Word        PDF
Foster Parent Reimbursement                       Word        PDF
Policy Agreements                                  Word        PDF
Safety & Emergency Plans                       Word        PDF
Voucher for Interim Medical Services                             PDF
Foster Parent Resources
Online Background Check Application

  • Copy and paste this address into your browser: https://fortress.wa.
  • When you come to the confirmation page at the end, click the blue
    Print and Save Form button to download the PDF to your device.
  • Once you have the PDF version of your background check application,
    email the page to an APCH licensor along with the Out of State CAN  
    form and a copy of your driver's license.

Out of State CAN                       Word   PDF
Helpful Publications from The Administration for Children and
Families (division of the US Department of Health and Human
Building Community Building Hope-A comprehensive
source for Caregivers
Reunification-Bringing Your Children Home From Foster
Care-An overview of reunification

The Association is a great source for foster
parent information and they sponsor some great
training events.
Click here to view their website
Background Checks

Fill out a background check application to secure a background
clearance for support persons or home occupants 16 years of age and

We are now required to submit background check forms for visitors
who will be staying for more than 72 hours in a licensed foster home.

To submit a background check complete the three forms listed below,
then send the completed forms along with a copy of the applicants
driver's license to an APCH licensor. Please identify the foster home on
the background check.

Background check application      
Word      PDF
Release of information                   Word      PDF
Out of State CAN form                   Word      PDF

Completed forms can be sent to our office by scanning and e-mail,
fax or postal mail.
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you can find support groups and mentors.