Wisconsin Foster and Adoptive Parent Association, Inc.

Wisconsin Foster and Adoptive 

Parent Association, Inc.

Also on Facebook = www.facebook.com/wfapa

Welcome to... Bienvenid@s a WFAPA!
      (instrucciones en español abajo del todo en esta página)
Click here to learn what Big Family of Michigan is doing for children in need, just across from us,

Jeanne Fowler's mission continues to support  and to put a smile on the faces of children in need.

We thank you for your support at our Spring Conference in Eau Claire. 

Stay tuned for more information in the upcoming weeks about our Fall Conference!

WFAPA conferences are a golden opportunity for foster and adoptive parents of Wisconsin to receive State approved licensing credits and to connect with other families and expert advisors.

In loving memory of Patty. Rest in peace.

Please visit us on Facebook to give us your thoughts about the upcoming WFAPA Conference.


Members Area

Newest Members

Subscribe To My Website

  • Subscribing allows you to get site updates. Your email address will be kept private.

  • Outstanding Professional Services with a very personal touch.
  • Committed to the Business of Real Estate.
  • Experienced-over 30 years in the business. 
  • Medina Inc., REALTORS is a progressive company, offering a staff of well trained experienced real estate associates to meet your buying or selling needs.
  • Instant access to the Menominee County, Michigan and Marinette County, Wisconsin Multiple Listing Service.
  • Local area expert with knowledge of the communities and the homes for sale.
  • Serving Marinette County, Wisconsin, including Marinette, Peshtigo, Coleman, Pound, Crivitz, Wausaukee, Athelstane and Menominee County, Michigan, including, Menominee, Ingalls, Wallace, Stephenson, Daggett, Cedar River, Carney, Powers, Wilson.

You are visiting WFAPA's home on the web! You can also find us on Facebook:




  Bienvenid@s al sitio de WFAPA en la red! También puede localizarnos en Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/wfapa

Para saber más acerca de WFAPA, diríjase a la sección About Us de la barra de arriba

 o haga un click aquí Si desea hacer una donación a WFAPA, haga click en el botón Make A Donation de la parte superior. 



Check out our Quilt stories by clicking on Quilt on the above on navbar.

Upcoming Events

No upcoming events


Child Behavior Online Study (Ages 0 to 18)

Are you an adoptive or foster parent? If so, you are needed to help us to learn more about child development. The anonymous and confidential online research takes about thirty minutes. It involves answering questions about the history and current behavior of your child. The long-term goal of this research is to develop interventions to optimize the cognitive potential of all children.


For further information, please contact Melissa Birkett, PhD,
Department of Psychology, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona


or Brian Piper, PhD, Husson University School of Pharmacy, Bangor, Maine,



Master of Social Work Students from the University of Wisconsin Green Bay and the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh are surveying parents throughout the state of Wisconsin regarding their perspectives on the access to children’s mental health services. The results of this nine question survey will be used to examine the treatment that children with mental health concerns are receiving in Wisconsin.  This information will help to demonstrate parent’s perspectives on the availability of mental health services for their children and determine if there are any resource and/or service gaps in Wisconsin. 

Participation in the survey is completely voluntary.  Should you choose to participate; your responses will be completely anonymous.   

To access the survey, visit the following site http://oshkosh.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_3gChs853VkC6NNz .  Again, all individual responses will be anonymous. Only summary data will be released.

Thank you for consideration to participate in this survey.


Are you a victim of a false allegation and do not know where to go for help?

Please click on FASPP on the above navbar and it will lead you to various help lines we have available.

And don't forget to check our Resources section for up to date links to sites loaded with help and great information regarding foster parenting and adopting in Wisconsin.

If you wish to make a donation to WFAPA, click on the Make a Donation button on the left side. Contact us if you need a receipt for tax purposes!