Family Advocate

A Family Advocate is a volunteer who is key to the success of a secure Host Family environment.  The Family Advocate assists the Family in Need (FIN) with resources, and they mentor FIN’s and Host Families throughout  the hosting and beyond.  They play a vital role in connecting the FIN and Host Family as well as overseeing the care and safety of the children.  

Family Advocate provides:

  • Resources to the FIN to help them get back on their feet.  
  • Facilitation of the relationship between the FIN and Host Family.  
  • Support to the Family.  
  • Mentorship.