Learn more about kinship care, foster care and adoption in Ohio and how you can have a lasting positive impact on a child’s life.
How to Choose Your Path
Heard about foster care or adoption and want to learn more? Learn the difference between foster parenting and adoption then choose your path.
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.
Acronyms and abbreviations are often used in child welfare, adoption, and foster care. This list will help you decode the jargon.
Look here to find answers to the most commonly asked questions about foster care and adoption in Ohio.
The Goals of Foster Care
The goal of foster care is to temporarily care for a child until they can be reunified with their family. Learn more about reunification.
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