Abby and the Helping Mommy

by Michael Mathisen; Amy Estill



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 3/23/2009

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.5x8.5
Page Count : 28
ISBN : 9781438953274

About the Book

Abby gets a helping mommy the same night is she is removed from her house by a caseworker.  This is her adventure in learning what a helping mommy is and does.  Helping mommy’s come and go in children’s lives and this story explains why they are so important.

About the Author

Mike Mathisen is a foster parent, adoptive parent, CASA and foster child advocate.  After 10 years of watching the important role a positive and proactive mommy plays in a child’s life, it was important to explain what is a ‘helping mommy’.  Mike is constantly pursuing the betterment of the foster care system, the child welfare process and how children interact with it.  He is actively campaigning and fundraising on issues that affect children in foster care.  His goal is Helping Kids Be Kids!