To empower, support, and advocate for Nebraska families by promoting safety, permanency, and well-being of our children.

Welcome to the Nebraska Foster and Adoptive Parent Association!

The Nebraska Foster and Adoptive Parent Association, NFAPA, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, was formed in 1999 to increase the amount of information, resources, and support available to Nebraska's resource families. If you are not able to find the information you are seeking on our site, please feel free to contact us - we will try to guide you to the resources that will best meet your needs.

News & Announcements

  • Make October about more than just pumpkin spice lattes and costumes. Check out some of these ideas on how you can give back this month.

  • Values and beliefs instilled now flourish into actions later. What can you do to instill philanthropic values in your children? To get you started, here are six ways to teach your child about giving.

  • Dogs are the best, and this month you can celebrate them even more, because October is National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month!

  • If you’re interested in living an altruistic lifestyle while still watching your wallet, check out this list of unique things you can donate besides money.