Foster Care

FOSTER A BETTER WORLD... BECOME A FOSTER PARENT

17 Herkimer Road

Utica, NY 13502

Foster Parent Information nights are held MONTHLY in Utica and QUARTERLY in Watertown. Classes start soon! Call 315.235.7700 in Utica or 315.782.8064 in Watertown for more information on becoming a foster parent.

As a foster parent with The House of the Good Shepherd, you can be the turning point in a child's life. Teach a child and family that they have the strength they never thought was possible. Experience the rewards of becoming a foster parent.

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Children's Stories

Jay's Story and other children whose lives have been changed at the house >>

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If you neglect a seed, it will never grow. It will never blossom. When Jay was a small child, his mother abandoned him. He never knew his father. His mother lost parental rights and he was adopted by a single mom. Within a few years, his new mom started to...

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News

Say Hello to The Bellingers!

On Wednesday, May 22, at 1:00 pm, the Bellinger family grew…exponentially! Sarah Bellinger adopted sisters Charlotte, Olivia, Amaya, and Lilly. The girls have been in care since January of 2017. But Sarah's love is abundant...

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Tilton Students Remember Veterans

The Tilton School Peer Mentoring Club took a trip to the Calvary Cemetery in Utica today and had the privilege to place American flags on several veterans' graves. Jim George, Commander at American Legion Post 229 and US Army Veteran, escorted the children to the cemetery and directed them to gravesites of veterans....

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