School, Medical and Documents

Education

When a child is placed in a foster home or in a kinship home, it often means having to adjust to a new school, having to make new friends, and having to build new relationships. Being removed from a home is trauma enough.

Here is an article by the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services about Navigating the Educational System.

Medical

When a child is placed in foster care, the state covers the cost of health insurance, according to the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services. Read more here.

The Ohio Family Care Association continues to build out its new website. Check back for updated content.