Items Tagged with 'foster care'


Teens just need a little love

May 24, 2019
Imagine being removed from your family home and placed in foster care. Perhaps you endured abuse or neglect, and home life wasn’t great — but the trauma of being separated from actual family and going to live with strangers can be lonely, terrifying, even traumatic in its own right, even when the home you go to is loving and welcoming. Read More

Nonprofit hires director of residential services

February 14, 2019
A local adoption and foster care nonprofit has named its new director of residential services. Read More

Q&A: Laura Mitchell

January 9, 2018
Laura Mitchell is the executive director of foster care at Samaritas and oversees the support of more than 800 children in foster care and 500 foster families daily. Read More

Bethany Christian Services uses Facebook to find homes for teens

November 7, 2012
Most Bieber-lovin’, sports-playin’ teens share photos and thoughts on their own Facebook profiles, but Bethany Christian Services is sharing on behalf of many teens this month. Read More