Foster Care and Adoption Resources

South Carolina Ministries/Agencies

Connie Maxwell Children’s Ministries: Providing licensing, training, and support for Foster families across South Carolina https://conniemaxwell.com/what-we-do/foster-care

Christian Adoption Services: The ultimate goal of our Domestic Adoption Program is to connect birth families with adoptive families in North and South Carolina to find the right home for every child. https://www.christianadopt.org

Lifeline Children’s Services: Coming alongside Christian missional families with resources they will need to find and nurture their children as they become disciples who make disciples. https://lifelinechild.org

Jade Bridge: Providing resources, training, and social events to help parents deal with the unique challenges that come with adoption and fostering. https://www.thejadebridge.org

Miracle Hill: Licensing agency and foster care community. https://miraclehill.org

A Home For Me: Providing resources and support services for vulnerable families and those who care for them. https://www.ahomeforme.sc

Fostering the Family: Brings awareness to the church, builds and promotes Care Communities for foster/adoptive families, and equips volunteers to support foster families. https://www.fosteringthefamily.org

South Carolina Foster Parent Association: Training and support for foster parents. https://scfpa.com

Books:

  • Wait No More by Kelly and John Rosati
  • Reclaiming Adoption by Dan Cruver
  • The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel Van der Kolk MD
  • Everyone Can Do Something by Jason Johnson
  • The Connected Child by Karyn Purvis and David Cross
  • The Connected Parent by Lisa Quails and Karyn Purvis
  • Until There’s More Than Enough by Jason Weber
  • More Than Enough by Jason Weber
  • Adopted for Life by Russell Moore

Book Group Studies:

  • Reframing Foster Care with group discussion guide by Jason Johnson
  • The Foster Journey with group discussion guide by Jason Weber

Websites:

Christian Alliance For Orphans https://cafo.org

Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development at Texas Christian University https://child.tcu.edu/#sthash.PSH9h8qW.dpbs

Blogs:

The Foster Roster by Jason Weber

Jason Johnson Blog

Podcasts:

Justice and the Inner Life – Jedd Medfine

Foster Movement – Jason Weber

More Than Enough – Jason Weber

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