“Giving Children Families Forever in Michigan Since 1997”
Forever Families is a non-profit, licensed State of Michigan child placement agency committed to providing education, preparation & support to ensure safe, loving, and permanent homes for children. It is our commitment to empower families with information to help ensure a positive & successful adoption or foster care experience. Quality services and reliable resources are our highest priority.
Our programs serve children between the ages of 0 and 17 who have entered into the foster care system typically for reasons of abuse and/or neglect.
Forever Families seeks foster families who can provide a home for children. In some cases, the child may return to their parents or relative, but, in other cases, the foster families may care for the children until the child can live independently.
In the U.S. at any given time there are approximately 200,000 children in foster care due to abuse, neglect and/or abandonment.
Forever Families is committed to working with families to give them the support and resources so that decisions made are done with eyes wide open. we have supportive staff to help ensure you with the most successful adoption possible.
Foster Home Licensing
We monitor all licensed foster homes to ensure compliance, completes all special evaluations concerning non-compliances, and reports to DHHS the findings.
FOSTER HOME LICENSING
Our team completes assessments and makes recommendations to The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) regarding the licensing of foster parents who have submitted applications and completed the assessment process.
If you are experiencing an unplanned pregnancy and are considering adoption with a prospective family as a loving choice, we want to assist you.
As an expectant parent working with our agency, you can screen and choose from many approved families. We strive to give you a feeling of security and confidence in the adoption process and that your baby’s future is decided by you.
The intake department is responsible for navigating the matching and placement of foster children in Forever Families foster and adoptive homes.
The intake department is the bridge between the licensing and foster care departments which makes it a crucial component to the child welfare system. Our team is the first contact when receiving placements.
Our agency is here to insure that you are cognizant of any and all options, resources, and support during your foster care or adoption experiences.
The families we work with are saving children’s lives. We want to ensure that you are cognizant of all of your options and remain informed throughout the process. Our team is here to make this process as seamless as possible.