Kids Need to Be Safe: A Book for Children in Foster Care

Julie Nelson


Kids Need to Be Safe: A Book for Children in Foster Care

Kids Need to Be Safe: A Book for Children in Foster Care

  • Title: Kids Need to Be Safe: A Book for Children in Foster Care
  • Author: Julie Nelson
  • ISBN: 9781575421926
  • Page: 316
  • Format: Paperback



Kids are important They need safe places to live, and safe places to play For some kids, this means living with foster parents In simple words and full color illustrations, this book explains why some kids move to foster homes, what foster parents do, and ways kids might feel during foster care Children often believe that they are in foster care because they are bad Kids are important They need safe places to live, and safe places to play For some kids, this means living with foster parents In simple words and full color illustrations, this book explains why some kids move to foster homes, what foster parents do, and ways kids might feel during foster care Children often believe that they are in foster care because they are bad This book makes it clear that the troubles in their lives are not their fault the message throughout is one of hope and support Includes resources and information for parents, foster parents, social workers, counselors, and teachers.


Recent Comments "Kids Need to Be Safe: A Book for Children in Foster Care"

Some of my readers know that I am a foster parent. This is a good book to help to explain to children what being in foster care is about; that children are important, and that children need to be safe. Probably best for children around 3-5 years old, but I think it could work for any very young children.

Good, clear message. Repetitive, but clear.

Kids Need to Be Safe is a nonfiction picture book written by Julie Nelson and illustrated by Mary Gallagher. This book explains that children need to be safe and that children’s homes need to be safe. If a child’s home is not safe, the children can go live with family members, such as grandparents or in foster homes run by the state. This book provides a clear view of the reasoning behind why children need foster care and what foster care can look like. Children are put in a foster home beca [...]

This is my 2nd selection for every foster family bookshelf. This book reiterates common messages for children in foster families. A foster family is a place for children to be safe while their bio-family is getting help to solve difficult problems. The book introduces the people who help keep kids safe: foster parents, police officers and social workers, among others. Children who have been abused or a witness to family violence may not know if they are safe and may be confused about what is saf [...]


  • Free Read [Contemporary Book] ↠ Kids Need to Be Safe: A Book for Children in Foster Care - by Julie Nelson ✓
    316 Julie Nelson
  • thumbnail Title: Free Read [Contemporary Book] ↠ Kids Need to Be Safe: A Book for Children in Foster Care - by Julie Nelson ✓
    Posted by:Julie Nelson
    Published :2018-08-25T18:55:18+00:00