Approval Requirements

On the Path GeorgiaWhat are the steps to becoming an OTP foster parent?

  • Attend an orientation with OTP Staff. Schedule a one-on-one interview so we can get to know each other and share with you the OTP difference and our philosophy.
  • Complete an application and begin paperwork after you have participated in the orientation.
  • Complete the legal requirements such as background checks and fingerprinting.
  • Attend IMPACT Training. This is a required training which is designed to prepare you for the demands of foster care.
  • Complete a home study