Foster Care & Adoption

"“The most important thing is to allow any youth to feel safe enough to blossom into whomever they are meant to be.”"
Foster Parent

Foster Care & Adoption

Be the somebody.

Every year, approximately 16,000 children in Ohio enter the foster care system with a powerful need for stability, happiness, belonging, safety and love.

You can make a tremendous difference in your own life and the life of a child by opening your home and your heart. Consider being a foster parent for a child who needs you.

The following information will help you as you fully investigate the joys and challenges of fostering. If you’re ready to make an impact in someone’s life, read on. Lighthouse will give you all the support you need to meet the needs of your foster child and enjoy the process of making a difference in a young person’s life.