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Foster Parent Resources Announced

25 Aug , 2017  

The Ohio Attorney General is urging Ohioans to consider becoming foster parents as the need for foster families has dramatically increased in the face of the opioid epidemic. This call to action came at a news conference this morning where he also announced several efforts to help becoming a foster parent easier, including expediting background checks. More…

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Accelerated Foster Parent Training Available

9 Jun , 2017  

If you have ever considered becoming a foster parent, Richland County Children Services will help you become licensed with a “training marathon.”

During a two-weekend session, beginning on Saturday, June 17, a prospective foster parent can accomplish what normally takes three times as long. The agency has a critical need for new, local foster homes and this accelerated training session is one way RCCS hopes to accomplish its goal. More…

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