Foster parents deserve to be rewarded for their hard work.
Our per-diem payment varies depending on the needs of a client and the demands of the foster home.
They payments are designed to help you cover the cost of looking after the child/youth/adult in your care.
How much will I receive?
The Foster care per-diem rate varies depending on the level of care you are required to handle.
What expenses will I be responsible to pay for from this allowance?
The fostering allowance takes into account the costs of living with a foster child. Some of these costs include:
Will I be taxed on the per-diem allowance I receive?
No, you will not be taxed on this amount. It is tax free!