Promoting the need for foster families during May – National Foster Care Month

By Published On: May 10, 2019

KRDO promotes foster care awareness

May 2019: Thanks to Mike Lewis  at KRDO radio for promoting the need for Foster Care families. SKSF is seeking willing families to foster children in the CO Springs, Pueblo and Denver areas. If interested, please contact Sandra 719-244-5113.

A Mom Making a Difference

Meet the Williams family… fostering, adopting and loving children with special needs. We hope that by sharing their story, more people will be inspired to join Special Kids Special Families in providing foster homes. The need is GREAT! For more information about fostering a special needs child visit SKSF online or call Sandra at 719-244-5113.

“The Extra” radio program

SKSF Foster Parent Kristen Longshore and  Jon Karroll SKSF   Development & Communications Manager joined Jill Bradley from El Paso County Department of Human Services and Mary Gerlach from Colorado DHS on “The Extra” radio program with host Renae Roberts on KRDO NewsRadio. The topic was National Foster Care Month. Kristen gave a nice perspective as a parent of four foster children all placed through SKSF. We discussed the process to become a foster parent, the benefits, and busted a few myths!

Mountain Country interview

Take a listen. SKSF staff members, Jon Karroll & Maria Herald talk with  Mountain Country  this morning about the need for foster parents in our area – great information! If you are interested in becoming a foster parent, visit our website at  or call our Child Placement offices at 719-345-1735.