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Ohio Family Care Association
2017 Annual Conference

Connecting Families – Healing Lives

June 16-17, 2017 - Columbus, OH

Designed for Adoptive, Foster, Kinship, Primary Families and the staff who care for them throughout the state of Ohio.

Whether through a public or private agency – come to meet others and learn together about the journey we share in caring for Ohio's children

Doubletree Columbus-Worthington
175 Hutchinson Ave
Columbus, OH 43235

It's easy to register on line: www.OFCAonline.org/conference

For more information click here to download full brochure




The bright green T-Shirts will raise awareness and help
support the Coalition. These shirts will be great to wear
all year long, especially at Grandparent events.
$10.00/ each sizes M-XL
$12.00/ each sizes 2X-3X
If you are interested in buying a T-shirt, please call
Adel at 937-775-8247


Click here for a photo gallery of the 2015 Kinship Conference

Congratulations OGKC On a Successful 4th Bi Annual Statewide Kinship Conference "Kinship Care Healing Hearts: Supporting Those Who Raise Our Children"

The 2013 Statewide Conference was held on September 12 & 13, 2013 with a Meet and Greet Thursday night at the Riffe Center Columbus, Ohio and Friday at the Overbrook Michael B. ColbertPresbyterian Church Columbus, Ohio. There were over seventy registered participants that attended the conference. Among the participants were kinship caregivers, kinship navigators, educators, and social workers all were eager to learn about resources that will assist families.
The keynote speaker was Michael B. Colbert the former Director of the Ohio Department of Job and Families Services (ODJFS). Mr. Colbert was supportive of the Ohio Grandparent Kinship Coalition and expressed his gratitude for Kinship Caregivers throughout the State of Ohio.