Family Works News and Events

Family Works: Making Families “Work” for over 30 Years

As Family Works wraps up our 30th year of supporting families throughout Wisconsin, we pay tribute to our founding passions that still hold true today. We began as a small agency focused on supporting foster youth. In 30 years, we have grown to be a bigger agency but remain grounded in our values of empowering families and building a tight-knit community.

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Becoming a Foster Parent Live Q and A

Join Family Works staff and foster parents for a Zoom call to learn more about fostering with our agency.   ——————————– Next Online Q&A: Friday, January 29 2021, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM CST ——————————— About this Event If you have a passion for helping kids and are looking to give back to your community,

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The Importance of Birth Family Connection

Supporting a foster child’s relationship with their biological family is as essential as providing food, shelter, and other basic needs. Family Works foster parents and staff were fortunate enough to learn from Alice Egan about how to facilitate these crucial relationships in our October 2020 virtual training.     “The best and most effective foster

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