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Help Us Celebrate 40 Years!

Child Focus, Inc. will be celebrating its 40th year serving the community in 2017. 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

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, throughout the month of May.  More


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


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


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


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


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

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


May is Foster Care Awareness Month

May is National Foster Care Awareness Month and Cincinnati Foster Care is celebrating with the ...Read More

Two Good Events for One Great Cause

Child Focus had two great fundraising events to celebrate its 40th Anniversary this year.  The Encourage ...Read More

My Feelings are a Work of Art

Clermont County Mental Health & Recovery Board and several community agencies and schools ...Read More

Staff Above & Beyond April 2017

These are the staff members that were nominated to the April Above and Beyond Award. The winners of the ...Read More

Child Focus Staff Take on Mud Run

Good luck to Amy Cothran, Amy Crawford, Heather Mason and Teresa Fellinger, Child Focus Business Office ...Read More

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

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

Friday, May 26, 2017

Challenging Behavior Modules 1 and 2 Monday, May 22, 2017 8:30am-12:30pm Fee: FREE $15.00 for 3.5 ...See More

Friday, Jun 16, 2017

Youth Mental Health First Aid is a public education program which introduces participants to the unique risk ...See More

Monday, Jul 17, 2017

Ohio is one of the top 5 states in the country with deaths related to drug overdose.  As a result many ...See More

Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017

Stewards of Children Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Training: Thank you to the Ohio Children's Trust fund for ...See More

Friday, Jul 21, 2017

Fee: $30.00 CEUs: 3.0 Eating Disorders, 101. In this presentation, clinicians will learn about the ...See More

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