As the number of children who are being placed in foster care is growing, there is a greater need than ever before for foster parents. Area agencies and other organizations are working to make the transition easier for children and their foster or adoptive parents. Check the providers below to find resources close to home.

Adoption & Foster Care Directory - Northeast Ohio

Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry

4515 Superior Ave., Cleveland

Medina County Job and Family Services

232 Northland Drive , Medina

Northeast Ohio Adoption Services

5000 E. Market St., Ste. 26, Warren


, Stark

Several locations throughout Northeast Ohio...


434 Eastland Road, Berea

Pathway Caring for Children

4895 Dressler Road N.W., Ste. A, Canton

Additional Location: 5131 W. 140th St. Brook Park, OH 44142 216-267-7070...

Spirit of Faith Adoptions

3315 Centennial Road, Ste. A-1, Sylvania

Summit County Children Services

264 S. Arlington St., Akron

The Bair Foundation

275 Martinel Drive, Kent

The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services Office of Families and Children

4200 E. Fifth Ave., 2nd Floor , Columbus

The Twelve of Ohio Inc.

619 Tremont Ave. SW, Massillon

Additional locations: 20325 Center Ridge Road, Ste. 612 Rocky River, OH 44116 330-837-3555 221 Gulf Road Elyria, OH 44035 330-837-3555...

The Village Network

2000 Noble Drive, Wooster