Who are the Children placed in Foster Care:

There are many reasons why a child may be in need of a foster home.  Some may have experienced neglect, physical, emotional and / or sexual abuse. Others may not be able to get along with their parents.  Their parents may not be able to provide care to them for a period of time. Regardless of the reasons, they are all in need of and deserve a safe and nurturing home.  

Children and Youth placed with Kelford Youth Services:

1. Are age 0 - 18;

2. Male or Female;

3. Must be enrolled in a full time educational program (if they are of school age);

4. May have minimal, substantial or no contact with biological parents;

5. May have learning disabiliites;

6. May have been diagnosed with a Mental Health disorder such as ADHD, Attachment Disorder, Oppositional Defiance etc.

7. May have experienced emotional, physical or sexual abuse