Information about the rights and the service. Assessment of the needs of the child and the family. Negotiation of a plan for support that could include:
- Specialized training of candidate foster parents and continuing training for established foster families;
- Specialized assessment of the candidates, of their opportunities and capacity to take care of the hosted child;
- Support in the care for the children placed in foster families;
- Individual work with the child;
- Self-help group.