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Every child in Kentucky's foster care system receives Medicaid benefits that help foster parents care for them. If you're considering fostering, but are worried about the costs of providing medical care, call the DCCH Therapeutic Foster Care team at 859-331-2040. They will explain how Medicaid covers foster children. You CAN #changealife!

Adoption No. 106

The DCCH Therapeutic Foster Care team recently celebrated their 106th adoption!! Tim and Maria adopted Lilly in the Boone County Family Court and DCCH was on hand to help celebrate.

If you've ever thought about fostering or adopting, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The TFC Staff will support you every step of the way.

100 Lives Changed

Check out this article in The Messenger about DCCH's 100 Lives Changed event!

Congratulations, Ron Bertsch! You and the TFC Team have changed so many lives through the years--THANK YOU!

The Truth About Foster Care

Top five misconceptions about foster care:

  • Foster kids are in care because they're "bad'.
  • Foster parents need to be wealthy.
  • Foster kids will become abusive adults.
  • Foster parents have to be younger than 50.
  • Foster kids are damaged beyond help.