Kinship care provides a familiar face and a stable environment for children whose parents are unable to do so. Becoming a kinship caregiver is a selfless, life-changing decision.
Learn more about caring for kin: the challenges, the rewards, and how you can make an impact on a child’s life.
Kinship Care Versus Foster Care
Kinship and Foster care are similar in many ways. Let us help you understand the difference and your options.
What Is Kinship Care?
When a child cannot live with his or her parent, kinship caregivers often take over the full-time responsibility of caring for that child, providing ongoing stability, support and guidance.
Rights & Responsibilities of Kinship Caregivers
The legal rights and responsibilities of kinship caregivers in Ohio vary slightly depending on the arrangement. Learn about your rights here.