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Social Media: Tips for Foster Parents

While social media has changed the way the world communicates, it also creates privacy and safety concerns.

This tip sheet, provided by the Child Welfare Information Gateway offers some considerations and ideas for foster parents as you use social media and as you guide social media use by youth in your care. 

In it, you will gain infromation on how to help youth use social media safely and how you as a foster parent can use social media. To see the full resource, click on the links below. 


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