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foster parents needed

Our Foster Care Program experiences these problems everyday as we struggle to find placements for foster children. WE NEED MORE FOSTER HOMES. If you are interested in learning more about becoming a foster parent with Sojourners please call 877.496.8531 today. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/…/the-foster-care-crisis-the-…

Meet the Snow-Bevins foster family

In the next few weeks we happily share with you profiles of our foster parents. Today, let us introduce you to Becky Snow-Bivens and Greg Bivens. Becky has been fostering with Sojourners for five years. She recently married Greg, who will shortly become a foster parent, too. They live in a big white house in […]

We are recruiting new foster parents

Do you have room in your home? In your heart? Sojourners needs more foster homes. We need foster parents to be there for kids in care. For the next few weeks we will be posting info about becoming a foster parent and the benefits of fostering. Stay tuned and please share our posts with your […]

Foster and Adoptive Care Policy Manual Now Available Online

Sojourners Care Network has added the Foster and Adoptive Care Policy Manual to the website.  This manual provides guidance in line with state of Ohio foster and adoptive care rules and regulations.  For more information, please contact Sam Davidson at 740-577-8522.   Save

Looking for a event to put you in an autumn mood? Then put our first ever Sojo Cider Festival on your calendar. Come watch us press Vinton County Apples produced in the apple orchard we manage. Check out our homemade, funky cider press. Its made from scrap lumber and metal from our recycling center, and […]

Joy will be missed by her Sojourners Family

The Sojourners family was shocked yesterday by the unexpected death of our dear friend and colleague, Joy Dickerson. Joy was employed by Sojourners for 10 years but served the organization before that as a board member and board chair. She embraced every new opportunity thrown her way with enthusiasm and commitment and gave her best […]

Help Us Make Homeless Youth Feel at Home

Here is the good news. Today Sojourners is providing safe housing for more homeless youth than ever before in our 17 years. Now the bad news. We do not have grant funds to furnish their apartments, which puts a big strain on our organization. We need your help to make homes for these young men […]

Full-Time Supportive Services Positions Available

We are currently hiring Supportive Services positions. This position is full-time with Sojourners benefits, including health care. The search closes on June 22. Please send resumes to Ryan Caudill, at rcaudill@sojournerscare.net. Join the Sojo family this month!  

Donate Blood and get a Ticket to Kings Island

Donate blood and you can become a “ride warrior” or walk with dinosaurs.  Everyone who donates blood at the Vinton County bloodmobile on Wednesday, June 22 will receive a free ticket to Kings Island as long as supplies last. Kings Island, located in Kings Island, Ohio, near Cincinnati, features roller coasters, thrill and family rides, […]

How does our garden grow?

The Carver Community Center Community Garden began on April 16, 2016 during a service event, ServeUp DayCamp, sponsored by Sojourners as part of Global Youth Service Day 2016. Children from the Carver Community Center and Ross County YMCA day care and after school programs enjoyed a day of fun and meaningful activities exploring the idea of an […]