For A Child's H.E.A.R.T., Inc. is a non-profit organization which provides counseling and support services to youth separated from their biological parents and their caregivers (relative foster, group home or adoptive care).
Individual and Family Counseling;
In-service Trainings and Consultations;
Workshops and Seminars;
Home-based Assessments and Interventions for Pre- and Post-Placement Matches;
Support Groups for Foster, Adoptive and Step-Parents and Other Caregivers; and
Public Access Television Show: "Visions for A Child's Heart"
Internet Radio Show: "HEART Talk with Ms. E" and...
Continued Responsiveness to the Emerging Needs of Children/Youth and their Families.
To increase the rate of emotionally healthy and successful home placements for older children, children of color, and their caregivers; To increase the numbers of emotionally-sensitive lay persons within the community; and
To increase the clinical and cultural awareness of professionals who work with children in out-of-home care and their caregivers.