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What Is Kinship Care?

A caring adult who takes on fulltime responsibility of raising a child of a relative or friend when the parents are unwilling or unable to care for them. Kinship caregivers include: grandparents, siblings, cousins, aunts, uncles, godparents, ex-step parents, family friends.

Where Your Voice Is Heard

CareSource Grant Award  CareSource Foundation logo

Dr. Ollie Jones, OGKC Co-President, receives a check for a $5000 grant award from the CareSource Foundation to continue the work of OGKC as the statewide organization which advocates for, educates and informs kinship caregivers. The grant will support OGKC's efforts to connect caregivers with necessary resources to ensure the health, safety and stability of the families.

2011 Grand Rally
2011 Grand Rally in Washington, DC