There are some significant differences between domestic foster care and refugee foster care:
Domestic vs. Refugee Foster Care
typically 16-17 y.o
living once they age out of the system at the age of 21 y.o
the frequency of the required visits depends on the child's age.
refugee foster children live in refugee camps all around the world.
They are only brought to the US once they have matched with a licensed family.
Most Muslim refugee foster kids,
are currently coming from Africa and the Far East.
None are coming from the Middle East at this time.
removal from family.
likely to have experienced exposure to war.