The Kinship Care program at Family Services of NW PA facilitates the placement of children in the custody of a County Children and Youth agency into the home of a relative or other significant adult. The program also provides ongoing supervision of the placement. All referrals must come from a County Children and Youth agency.
Who can be a Kinship Care provider?
Pennsylvania's definition of kin includes existing relationships with a child that meets at least one of the following criteria:
How do I become a Kinship Care Provider?
The Kinship Care program is available by referral only. Referrals must be made by:
To learn more or to make a referral to Kinship Care Services, please complete the form below.