Articles in Category: Foster Care
Waiting in any lobby for hours can be torturous. Can you imagine how hard it is for a young child to wait in the Department of Human Services office? Embrace Oregon is launching an initiative to bless both the DHS and foster kids, and needs your help!
This year, Portland-area churches gave a gift to help improve nine DHS child welfare offices in Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas counties. These “DHS makeovers” focused specifically on the visitation rooms where children visit with their families on a weekly basis. What was a dismal and shabby space is now beautiful and hopeful, communicating their worth to our community.