Our team is humbled to have the opportunity to walk with kinship families as their personal story grows. Each family will feel the warmth of strong relationships and bonds that will last a lifetime. Thank you for the opportunity to be there for you!
You’re Not Alone
In the United States, there are nearly 2.7 million children in kinship care. At NCHS, we work to achieve permanency by offering a variety of services and support for kinship caregivers and their families through Kinship Navigation. With just a simple phone call or email, you can be quickly connected to a kinship navigator that can start setting up your connections to community resources and a peer support network. Access the resources to succeed as a kinship caregiver.
Building a Strong Foundation
We believe that all children deserve a safe and loving home, and that starts with building a strong foundation. As a kinship caregiver, you might find yourself feeling alone. But, there is a community of individuals just like you, supporting one another and providing mentorship as you adjust to your evolving home life. With Kinship Navigation, you can access to the resources and tools you need to help your family thrive.
You Have All The Skills
You Need To Succeed
We’re confident that you have the skills and capabilities needed to provide a strong future for the children in your care. Our Kinship navigators help you uncover your strengths and deepen your support network with our community connections.
The Answer Is Within You
It all starts with a call
NCHS puts children first by supporting families. Getting started with the Kinship Navigation Services at NCHS is simple. We’re here for you as you plan for your future.
I'm Ready To Start
We know it can be tough to ask for help. But, every day, thousands of kinship caregivers are asking the same questions you are. Take the first step in getting connected to our resources and support systems. Our services are voluntary and available at no cost with just a simple call or email.
Our service area includes the following counties: Boone, Boyd, Burt, Cedar, Colfax, Cuming, Dakota, Dixon, Holt, Knox, Madison, Nance, Pierce, Platte, Stanton, Stanton, Thurston, Wayne, and Wheeler.