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Eight Ohio Counties Chosen for Innovative Foster Care Pilot Program

Families, children and child protection staff in eight Ohio counties can look forward to additional support and resources in 2018 thanks to the innovative 30 Days to Family ® Ohio program, expected to launch early next year. In August, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced $1 million in funding for foster care family recruitment and…

Carrie Decker Brings A Foster Mother’s Perspective To Waiting Child Fund Board

Three of Carrie Decker’s five kids, who joined the family through adoption in 2014, need an extended network of support. This includes a team of doctors and therapists helping the siblings cope with the emotional and behavioral aftermath of five years in foster care. “I know firsthand what kind of trauma being removed from your…