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We are thrilled that you're interested in embarking on this incredible journey of fostering with Envoi Associates. At Envoi, formerly known as Superior Caregivers, we wholeheartedly believe in the transformative power of love and stability for vulnerable children. By opening your home and your heart to a child in the custody and care of the Tennessee Department of Children Services (TN DCS), you have the chance to make a profound difference in their life journey.

Our foster care program provides a nurturing environment to children aged 5 to 18+, each with their unique story and needs. Whether they come from challenging family situations, require specialized care, or simply need a safe haven, your role as a foster parent is invaluable.


Here's what fostering with Envoi Associates entails:

Financial Support: We provide direct payment for fostering and caring for a child, with rates determined based on the child's tier and needs. Rest assured, you'll receive your payment monthly, without taxes deducted.

Comprehensive Support: From completing the TN-KEY certification classes to navigating the home-study process, we stand by you every step of the way. Our team is committed to ensuring you have the necessary training, resources, and guidance to thrive as a foster parent.

Meaningful Connections: We prioritize matching you with a child that best aligns with your home and family dynamics. Our goal is to foster strong, nurturing relationships that enrich both the child's life and yours.

To embark on this rewarding journey, there are a few requirements, including having your own income, residing in the middle TN area, and demonstrating a passion for helping and caring for children. Our team will guide you through the process, including background checks, training sessions, and home visits.

If you're ready to take the next step or if you have any questions, I encourage you to reach out to your local Foster Home Acquisition Specialist. Our team would be delighted to discuss further details and assist you in beginning this life-changing adventure.

Thank you for considering opening your heart and home to a child in need. Together, we can create brighter futures and lasting impacts.

Your Journey: What to Expect

Open Your Heart and Home: Become a Foster Parent with Envoi Associates!

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Becoming a Foster Parent in Tennessee with Envoi Associates: The Requirements

Welcome to the journey of making a profound difference in a child's life! At Envoi Associates, we believe that every child deserves a loving and supportive home environment, and we're thrilled that you're considering becoming a foster parent with us.


Requirements for Foster Parenting:

To embark on this rewarding journey, we have outlined the essential requirements for fostering a child:

  • Stable Income: You must have your own income or job that covers your monthly household expenses.

  • Residence: Live in the middle Tennessee area.

  • Safe Home Environment: Provide a safe and caring home environment for the foster child.

  • Dedication: Possess a passion for helping and caring for children.

  • Age: Be over the age of 21.

  • Transportation: Have a reliable vehicle with a valid Tennessee driver’s license.

  • Background Checks: Pass criminal background checks.

  • Vehicle Insurance: Maintain vehicle insurance.

  • Training: Be willing to complete various trainings, including First Aid/CPR, Medical Resources and Information training, behavioral support training, and agency-specific trainings.

  • Emergency Support: It's preferred to have an additional adult in the home for emergencies.


Next Steps: If you meet these requirements and are ready to take the next step, we invite you to sign up for a live information session with your local Foster Home Acquisition Specialist. They will guide you through the process and answer any questions you may have.


Referrals: If you know someone who would be interested in becoming a foster parent, you can refer them to us by sending an email to Please ensure not to include personal information about the individual in the referral email.


Thank you for considering opening your heart and home to a child in need. Together, we can make a positive impact and create brighter futures for children in Tennessee.

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After you've attended your live info session and know what to expect, complete your Commitment Letter Acknowledgement here. Each applicant should complete their own acknowledgement. 

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Your Journey:
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