Tutoring Referral for Foster Youth


TFFC provides one-on-one, professional, in-home tutoring to foster youth 1 to 3 hours per week in any subject area of need.

Use this form to apply for one-on-one tutoring for foster youth. Approval is required and is based on eligibility and available funding.
  • Tutoring Referrals must be submitted by the foster youth's social worker.
  • Tutoring Guidelines

    • A Responsible Adult must be present for all tutoring sessions. Parents are responsible for providing a suitable work environment, as well as materials and supplies. • Cancellation or rescheduling of tutoring sessions requires 24-hour notice to the tutor, otherwise the session is reported as a No Show to the Social Worker. • Upon return home or adoption, enrolled students remain eligible for tutoring through the end of the academic year. For those students returning to biological family, they are eligible for up to one additional academic year determined on a case-by-case basis. • Following each Tutoring Session, a Session Report is completed by the tutor and TFFC provides this report to the Social Worker by email.
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  • Student Information

    COVID-19 NOTICE: Tidewater Friends of Foster Care, Inc. has put in place Virtual Tutoring to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Participating in In-Person Tutoring provided by TFFC could increase your risk and your Client’s risk of contracting COVID-19.
    Please read and acknowledge by clicking the appropriate box:
    TFFC offered the FOCUS Reading Program to students who need intensive instruction to improve their reading skills. Check the box above to request enrollment.
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    As the Legal Guardian, I understand that Tidewater Friends of Foster Care, Inc. (TFFC) provides services and benefits to youth in my guardianship. TFFC must have specific information to provide services and benefits. By signing this form, I am allowing TFFC to exchange certain information so it will be easier for them to provide or coordinate these services or benefits.
    This information will be exchanged ONLY for the purpose of Service Coordination for the TFFC Academic Tutoring Program.
  • I can withdraw this consent at any time by notifying Tidewater Friends of Foster Care. This will stop all Schools/Agencies from sharing information after they know my consent has been withdrawn. I have the right to know what information about has been shared, and why, when, and with whom it was shared. If I ask, Tidewater Friends of Foster Care will show me this information.
  • By selecting CONSENT box and Typing my Full Name above, I confirm my consent and understand that I am electronically signing this form.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.