(WFRV) – May is Foster Care Month and Brown County officials joined Newsmaker Sunday to educate and raise awareness about foster care.

Shauna Escoto, Foster Care Supervisor for Brown County, and Cheri Salmon, a local foster parent, came in to talk about several topics, including:

  • Who’s in foster care?
  • Process as a foster parent
  • Need for foster care in Brown Co.
  • Pairing a child with families
  • How to become a foster parent

You can find out more about the foster care program in Brown County by visiting their website or calling 920-448-6272.

You can watch Newsmaker Sunday each Sunday on Local 5 at 7:30 a.m.