Ohio Family Care Association (OFCA) is a family oriented, non-profit organization that was incorporated in 1975. The motto “The Voice of Ohio Resource Families” emphasizes a focus on serving as both a voice and partner for Ohio families impacted by the child welfare system. Read more
OFCA serves as the statewide voice for the thousands of adoptive, foster, kinship, primary and respite families caring for children impacted by Ohio’s child protection system
Our current programs center around the following 7 areas: Advocacy, Support Groups, Education, Post Services, Family Support, Building Connections and Fun Family Events. Read more HERE.
Advocacy * Education * Support * Mentorship * Post Services * Fun Family Events
Without permanency, children often experience doubt, uncertainty, and hesitancy about where they belong and who is going to care for them. Stable reunification or placement with a permanent family permits the child welfare system to close a child’s case and allows the family to raise the child as a member of the family until adulthood and to make important decisions without governmental involvement..