Frequently Asked Questions

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What is the clothing allowance?

*You MUST provide original receipts!


Initial 0-12: $206.00
Initial 13 and older: $309.00
Annual: $309.00

County Seasonal - Fall (Aug - Nov),  Winter (Dec-Mar),  Summer (Apr-Jul)

Birth – 3 Years: $60.00 per season
4-6 Years: $80.00 per season
7-12 Years: $120.00 per season
Over 12 Years: $200.00 per season

What are the per diem amounts?

Child 0-5: $15.04
Child 6-12:  $17.00
Child 13 and older: $19.36

Sibling Incentive: $103.00 per sibling


What else is covered?

Cherokee County DFCS reimburses up to $40 per month for diapers.

Carseats and booster seats are also reimbursed, with prior approval.  Alternately, carseats/boosters are available for a small fee through Safe Kids Cherokee.

A $250/year summer enrichment is available to reimburse for activities, etc. but must be approved in advance.

Where do I mail my invoice?

Invoices must be mailed to:

Region 3 FFS
P.O. Box 999
Calhoun, GA 30703

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Do I have to live in Cherokee County to be a member of FAPACC?

No.  We have families and individuals from various counties join us for training conferences and events.

What is the cost for FAPACC membership?

Membership is $10 per person, per year and includes child care at each of our training conferences.  Non-members are welcome to attend our conferences, but there is a childcare cost of $5 per child for non-members.

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How can I get involved as a volunteer?

Contact Penny Depuy and let her know how you would like to serve children in foster care in Cherokee County.  For ideas, visit http://www.cherokeefosteradopt.org/faq/