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What a great party! We couldn't have done it without great help

Thanks so much to First Financial Bank and Roddell McCullough for making it possible for us to have a holiday party for the kids in our custody. As increasing demand…

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Indiana teen adopted after 4,057 days in foster care

After 4,057 days in foster care, Scarlet is has a family for Christmas. There are many children like her in foster care in Hamilton County. Could you be the one…

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Meet James and Charles

James and Charles are adorable twin brothers who love playing together. They are both attending Preschool and are looking for a forever home where they can be together. 

James is an active, pleasant, energetic and sweet little boy who is eager to please. 

Charles is noted to be sweet, mannerable and kind. He appears shier than his twin brother and will follow his lead. 



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About the kids

Most of our kids who are available and waiting for adoption in Hamilton County are older than 10. Younger kids usually are adopted by their extended family or their foster parents. The younger kids who are available for adoption are typically parts of sibling groups.

The children in our care have experienced some level of abuse or neglect, or they come from families who are not able to care for them because of unfortunate circumstances. Being in foster care has allowed HCJFS to provide for their safety and well-being.

But in spite of all they’ve been through, the children in our care are much like any others. They like to hang out with their friends, they have favorite toys and TV shows.

They also have hopes and dreams – especially for permanent, loving families that will provide them with the safety, stability and unconditional commitment that they deserve.

They need you now.

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