Safe Families for Children
Safe Families volunteers are…
Host Families: Screened and approved by Safe Families, Host Families take in children for short periods of time.
Family Friends: They provide support to Families in Need (e.g., mentoring and transportation) and Host Families (e.g., babysitting and providing meals).
Resource Friends: They provide various types of goods and services to Families in Need to help parents get back on their feet.
Family Coaches: They are trained to provide resources and casework-like services to Families in Crisis. They also ensure that kids are well cared for in Host Family homes.
Safe Families Churches: These are spiritual communities that support Safe Families as a ministry of their church. There are three church levels: Participating Church, Lead Church, and Community Lead Church.
For more information about this ministry, you can visit their website here.