Welcome to the Maryland Resource Parent Association!
Our Mission is to provide support service to all Resource Families in the state of Maryland. Membership in the Association shall be open to all Resource Parents.
MRPA supports foster, adoptive, kinship and guardianship parents all across the state of Maryland. Whether you are a current resource parent, a prospective resource parent, or a child welfare professional, MRPA is there to support you. We realize it takes all of us working together to give children in need a stable, loving family.
Recent News & Articles
Reminder: Board Meeting this Wed, 2/22 at 8PM
The Invisible Achievement Gap: Not just an Arizona problem!
California Law to Close Group Home Stresses Importance of Family for Every Foster Kid
MD: Court Appointed Special Advocates: Beginning of School Year Often Reveals Child Abuse, Neglect
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