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Our Foster Care Program was recently featured in the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, on CBS 2 Chicago, ABC 7 Chicago, WGN TV Channel 9, and WGN Radio 720 and more in response to a dramatic increase in youth referrals to our Foster Care Program.

On the Southeast Side, foster-care center does right by the legacy of Ada S. McKinley
July 2, 2021
CHICAGO SUN-TIMES
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Column: The need for foster parents has surged during the pandemic. ‘There’s a huge increase.’
May 21, 2021
DAILY SOUTHTOWN/CHICAGO TRIBUNE
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Youth advocate Curt Holderfield talks Nat’l Foster Care Awareness month with WGN
May 18, 2021
WGN 9 CHICAGO
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Foster Parents Needed As COVID-19 Pandemic Strains Families
December 25, 2020
CBS 2 CHICAGO
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Story also made available on Patch on 12/25/20.

Ada S. McKinley Community Services is alleviating fears associated with adopting children, trust issues and COVID
December 21, 2020
WGN RADIO 720
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Youth in need of foster care homes increases during COVID-19 pandemic
November 26, 2020
ABC 7 CHICAGO
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Chicago foster parents program needs more help as need surges during pandemic
November 16, 2020
WGN TV/CHANNEL 9
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Upcoming Foster Parent Virtual Orientations
We encourage those eligible to consider opening their hearts and homes by becoming a Foster Parent. Join one of our virtual orientations to learn more.

NEXT ORIENTATION:
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at @ 11:00 am
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82726802875?pwd=S0hWOXVySm00eTJ6WWs4clAwSVVhUT09
Meeting ID: 827 2680 2875
Passcode: 081596