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GIVING TREE SPONSORS STILL NEEDED

Giving Tree Sponsor Companies and Individuals are needed for a Giving Tree Child or Family this year! Items collected include a personalized list of NEW clothing, food, cleaning supplies, gift cards, coats, shoes, toys and books.  More

"IF WE DON'T DO IT, THEN WHO WILL?"

Foster parents are the everyday heroes who give children the gift of safety, security, stability, nurturing and normalcy during a traumatic time in their life.  We have AMAZING foster parents but we do not have enough of them.  There has been a 45% increase in Hamilton County foster care placements in the last five years.  More

ARE WE IN YOUR SCHOOL?

Community Mental Health Services are provided in the school setting to meet students in an environment that is natural, minimizing the stigma associated with mental health service and to minimize the barrier of transportation that often prevents youth from receiving the services they need.  More

TELL US HOW WE'RE DOING

Providing quality mental health services is a strategic priority for Child Focus, Inc. and intended to help determine needs and any potential gaps in services to improve our organization. As a parent, caregiver, youth, adult or referral source, your input on this short survey is valued. Survey responses are confidential and HIPAA compliant.  Click here

Ready for Kindergarten

Children who are ready for Kindergarten have a greater chance of success in school.  Child Focus receives funding from United Way for three programs: Mental Health in Early Childhood, Bilingual Preschool and Learning Bridge Programs. All programs focus on preparing children for success in Kindergarten, school and life.  More

REGISTER YOUR CHILD FOR HEAD START 17/18

Help your child get ready for school. Head Start children in Clermont County may attend a preschool classroom where they learn skills they will need to succeed in school or participate in the home visitation program where Home Visitors assist families in creating nurturing, healthy environments for their children.   More

Help Us Celebrate 40 Years!

Child Focus, Inc. celebrated its 40th year serving the community. As we reflect upon our past, present and future we want to not only continue our mission of service but find new and better ways to improve the quality of life in our community.  More

FOSTER PARENT TALKS ADOPTION & IMPACT OF HEROIN ON FOSTER CARE

The subject moved Mauri Sutter to well up with a few tears today as she reflected on her family's decision to foster a child, then adopt her as their own.  Roxanne was 9 when Mauri and Jim started fostering her.  More

IT'S ABOUT INNOVATION

Jim Carter finds a way. Innovation can take a lot of different forms, although the definition of the word embodies what Jim Carter has done with the scope of programming at Child Focus: He and his team are constantly seeking new ideas, methods and interventions.  More

My Feelings are a Work of Art

Clermont County Mental Health & Recovery Board and several community agencies and schools are participating in the National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day initiative, My Feelings Are a Work of Art. More

Why I'm a Foster Parent

Consider becoming a foster parent…the children of our community need us. On any normal day, my mind immediately goes to the kids. What time to I get them on the bus, is there a test at school, what time is that doctor appointment and how many kids will I have to take with me? Is it the dentist, the doctor or the speech therapist today?  More

News

November 2017 Staff Above & Beyond

The following staff members were nominated for the November Above and Beyond Award. The winners for the ...Read More

Toy Drive Dec. 2 at Eastgate Kroger

WCPO Channel 9’s Timyka Artist and Evan Millward will join Child Focus staff and volunteers to ...Read More

Making THE Difference with Scarves Helps Kids & Families With Donation

Special thanks to the Making THE Difference with Scarves special helpers Amy Crawford, Renelda Sturgill, ...Read More

Goshen Fire Visits Head Start

Goshen Fire and EMT Department came and gave us a visit! We learned all about what firefighters and EMTs do ...Read More

Scarf & Hat Harvest Event

Child Focus Harvest Event:  This will be our LAST Making the Difference with Scarves event.  Hand ...Read More

Monday, Dec 18, 2017

Loss of a loved one, friend, neighbor, colleague, or other acquaintance to suicide is devastating.  ...See More

Monday, Dec 25, 2017

Happy Holidays:  Child Focus Closed.  As always our answering service at 752-1555 and the ...See More

Monday, Jan 1, 2018

Happy New Year: Child Focus is closed but our answering service at 752-1555 and the Clermont County ...See More

Tuesday, Jan 9, 2018

This will be an interactive session that will provide the foundational knowledge on Adverse Childhood ...See More

Tuesday, Jan 23, 2018

Stewards of Children Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Training.  FREE program $10.00 for 2.0 CEUS Thank ...See More

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