Kinship Center been honored nationally for our life-changing outcomes for more than 2,000 children each year through a variety of programs:

  • Our adoption services include public awareness, parent recruitment, assessments and education, child placement, and support & counseling for birth families and for families after placement.
  • Therapeutic foster care programs provide experienced temporary care for children who have been removed from their homes to keep them safe.
  • Kinship Center mental health programs provide therapeutic assistance to children who have emotional, developmental or behavioral challenges as a result of past experiences.
  • Our relative (kinship) care programs offer critical services for grandparents and other relatives who have taken on the care of children to keep them out of the public child welfare system.
  • The Wraparound programs provide intensive support to families in crisis, in order to keep children in a family setting rather than in residential care or psychiatric hospitalization.
  • Kinship Center’s Education Institute is recognized nationally for providing state-of-the-art education for parents and professionals.
Deanna's Story
When Deanna's mother went to jail, the nine-year-old was placed in a series of temporary homes before..
Steps to Adoption
Making a place in your family for a special child who needs a home begins here...
Review the online and live course offerings for parents, caregivers and child welfare professionals...
Support Groups
Support groups in locations throughout California provide hands-on help...
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