Preparing for the Arrival of Your Child – Part 5

Daily Routine Needs

Fortunately, there are many book titles available that detail the basic daily needs of children of all ages. Here are just a few things to keep in mind:

Food

Bathroom

Clothing

Sleeping Habits

Before the first overnight visit, find out as much about sleeping habits from the foster family as you can. You will need to know if the child has a history of:

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