Tonight I’m attending an orientation session with AASK (Aid to Adoption of Special Kids) to find out more about their mentoring program for foster kids. (It includes general foster and adoptive information as well.)
It’s an opportunity that we used to advertise through our previous church orphan ministry and one that I’ve been interested in for some time but felt like it wasn’t the right time for one reason or another. But I’ve realized there will never be a good time unless I make it a priority.
Here’s a great article about how mentors can make a huge difference in the life of a foster child.