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familial connections. Kinship Care helps reduce the chances of placement disruptions for children in the child welfare system. It can also help prevent a family from entering into the child welfare system. The Indiana Department of Child Services works to promote effective partnership among public and private agencies to ensure kinship caregiver families are served.

Join us for this experience as we:

•learn to educate your community about the dynamics of Kinship Care in Indiana;

•gain awareness of how to support Kinship Care initiatives;

•identify resources available in and around their communities;

•learn how to identify many barriers Kinship Care families face;

•learn to identify whom is eligible to become Kinship Care providers