Foster Care

Vulnerable Children Need The Church

Posted by Darren Washausen on June 11, 2018  /   Posted in Foster Care, Volunteer Opportunities

Orphan Care Alliance (OCA) is working in Kentucky and Southern Indiana to equip church congregations to bring their passion and skills to make a difference in the lives of families and children in the foster and adoption community. OCA’s #1 need in order to provide greater community impact is more volunteers. Yes, we will always need financial support

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The Life-Changing Reward Of Foster Care

Posted by Orphan Care Alliance on May 04, 2018  /   Posted in Foster Care

Last week we wrapped up our blog series and theme for April, which featured our Safe Harbor program. As we enter into May and the weather is finally starting to feel like spring, we want to highlight the importance of foster care. This week, Brittany Lind shares her family’s story of foster care. Broadening Our

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When a Church says, “Yes”

Posted by Heather Sewell on November 02, 2017  /   Posted in Foster Care

STAND SUNDAY 2017 from Christian Alliance for Orphans on Vimeo. August 5, 2016 by Jason Weber originally posted by CAFO One Question from a Pastor Changed Things for Hundreds in Foster Care When Bishop Aaron Blake, a pastor and foster/adoptive father, left his breakfast table for church on the second Sunday in November of 2004, he

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Foster Parent Spotlight- Jason & Nikole Skaggs

Posted by Office Admin on May 11, 2017  /   Posted in Adoption, Advocacy, Foster Care

By: Haley Hisle, OCA Marketing Coordinator According to ABCNews, approximately 800,000 children every year come in contact with the foster care system. On average, children stay in the foster care system for nearly three years before being reunited with their families or being adopted. Imagine, 3 years of a child’s life without having consistent support

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Foster Parent Spotlight – Michael & Jacinda Hall

Posted by Office Admin on May 04, 2017  /   Posted in Adoption, Foster Care

This month OCA will spotlight foster families in our network to bring awareness of Foster Care. Michael and Jacinda Hall foster in Jefferson County. According to the Department of Community Based Services: 70% of children who come into the State’s care are reunited with a biological family member 80% of children adopted through foster care

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Breakfast Meetings to Encourage Adoption among Faith- Based Community

Posted by Office Admin on April 18, 2017  /   Posted in Adoption, Churches, Foster Care, Parenting

Jefferson County church leaders, members invited to learn more about children who need permanent homes.  FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 18, 2017) – Members of the faith-based community in the Louisville area are invited to learn more about Governor Matt Bevin’s “Open Hearts/Open Homes” initiative during  a series of breakfast events later this month. The Jefferson County

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