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Caregiver Rights

Often caregivers ask us if they have any rights in a dependency/foster care proceeding. It is important for foster parents and other caregivers to know that as a “participant,” you play a vital role in the court case. You have a right to notice of hearings and you have a right to be heard by the court.​

Dependency Adoption Practice Pointer For Attorneys:
A Caregiver's (Comprehensive!) Right to Information