Caring for Kids Around Town: Two of our staff attended the Cuyahoga Falls High School Career Night in February to speak with teens interested in pursuing a career as a Social Worker, Birth Parent Counselor or Child Centered Recruiter. In addition, Executive Director, Pat Ameling, spoke to the 6 sections of Health classes at Firestone [...]
The Staff here at Caring for Kids is always available to speak to any community organizations, Houses of Worship, schools or other interested groups to talk about Adoption, Foster Care and Birth Parent services. Please contact us if you are interested in having us join you.
Infant Program – 46 infants placed Public Program – 13 adoptive placements Wendy's Wonderful Kids Program – 2 adoptive placements and many permanency connections made Foster-to-Adopt Program – 14 placements Foster Care Program – 61 children served A great big “Thank You!” to our wonderful Foster Families for the loving care they continue to [...]
Congrats! WWK Recruiter Allison Neumeister to be recognized for her outstanding work with abused and neglected children in Summit County. On Thursday, November 8th, Allison will be honored by the Alliance of Summit County Childcaring Providers at the 6th Annual Special Recognition and Awards Breakfast for her superb work with abused and neglected children in [...]
Thanks! Ronald McDonald House Charities grants CFK funds to buy backpacks, school supplies, stuffed animals and books for children in foster care. Thank you Ronald McDonald House Charities for supporting CFK programs! With RMHC's help, CFK will provide backpacks and school supplies to school aged children as well as books and stuffed animals for younger [...]
SPECIAL EVENT ON NOVEMBER 8, 2012: Views of Adoption to feature diverse panel of adoption triad members. Views of Adoption will provide attendants with personal accounts of adoption from members of the adoption triad. Melinda D. Sykes, Esq., Director of Children's Initiatives for Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, will moderate and provide a keynote speech. For more [...]
A great time was had by all at CFK’s 6th annual Great Strides Horse Camp at Victory Gallop! The children in attendance rode horses, hiked, fished and learned about different species of animals. To learn how you can help a child in foster care attend Horse Camp next summer, visit our Donate Now link. Caring for Kids’ [...]
Caring for Kids Around Town: The Fall 2014 Caring for Birthmothers Retreat was a huge success! We had 15 incredible birthmothers spend the weekend at the beautiful Golden Bear Lodge in West Salem, OH. The moms were able to share their adoption stories and pictures of their children, learn the history of adoption, [...]