Foster Care & Adoption Training

Category: Community Interest

Event Date:

Thursday, October 5, 2017


6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Lucas County Children Services/Training Center
711 Adams St
Toledo, OH 43604

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Event Details:

Lucas County Children Services (LCCS) is offering its free foster care and adoption training classes for people interested in answering the call for more foster caregivers in our community.

A round of Tuesday/Thursday evening classes runs from September 5 through October 12. Another round of classes takes place on Saturdays, October 14 through November 18, from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. All classes take place at the agency’s training center at 711 Adams Street in downtown Toledo. 

Information and registration for either session is available by calling 419-213-3336 or visiting

Qualifying to be a foster or adoptive parent is easier than you think. You...

  • Must be at least 18 years of age to adopt; 21 to become a foster parent
  • Can be married, single or in a relationship; all adults in the household must attend training
  • Can own or rent a home with at least two bedrooms; that home must pass a safety inspection
  • Can work outside the home
  • Must demonstrate a source of income sufficient to care for yourself
  • Agree to a background check
  • Receive free training
  • Receive financial support, based on your child(ren)’s needs

TSO Renee Goldsberry
TMA Kusama 2019
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