Foster/Adopt

To assure the children of Hancock County greater protection from abuse and neglect, preserving families whenever possible. This will be accomplished utilizing available resources and working with the community to eliminate service gaps.

Please see all 6 children waiting below: Chloe | Dillon | Chance | Dylan | LaTahya | Joseph

Chloe

DOB 6/1/2003

Chloe is an active and talented girl. Chloe is a girly girl who loves pink, glitter and shopping. Chloe enjoys being active, doing arts & crafts, and going out to eat.

Chloe is making great behavior and academic improvements at her current placement. She helps with chores around the house. Chloe needs a home that is full of love, support and structure, where she can build trust for herself and her permanent family.

Home Studies, including Child Characteristics Checklist, of interested families are to be forwarded to:

Tricia Wagner, Hancock County Job and Family Services

7814 County Road 140, P.O. Box 270, Findlay, Ohio 45839

Fax 419-424-7485

PHONE 419-429-8065

Email tricia.wagner@jfs.ohio.gov

If your interested in Chloe please click here.

Dillon

Dillon is a very talkative, extremely intelligent young man who enjoys staying active playing any sport!  Dillon enjoys drawing, especially pictures for his grandmother.  When he turns 18, Dillon has said he wants to be in the Marines.  Dillon loves to read and write, likes to share what he has learned, and has a gift for telling stories.  Dillon has worked very hard in treatment.

 

Dillon’s adoptive parents will need to devote lots of time and attention to helping him work through his past trauma, as well as emotional and behavioral challenges.  Dillon needs a family where he will not be able to be alone with younger kids or children that are low-functioning.  He’s looking for a forever family who can help him achieve his goals, and can provide him lots of love and support!

 

Home Studies, including Child Characteristics Checklist, of interested families are to be forwarded to:

Tricia Wagner, Hancock County Job and Family Services

7814 County Road 140, P.O. Box 270, Findlay OH 45839

Fax: 419424-7485 Phone: 419-429-8065

Email: Tricia.Wagner@jfs.ohio.gov

If your interested in Dillon please click here.

Chance

Chance is a very intelligent, extremely independent young woman who has made great strides in making positive choices for herself.  She enjoys soccer, basketball, and track.  She also loves animals, including horses and horseback riding.  She is capable of good grades in school when she puts her mind to it, and tries to overcome significant trauma she has experienced by finding the positive in every situation.

 

Chance’s adoptive parents will need patience, and Chance will need someone who can be a consistent support as she continues to work on the goals she has made for herself as an adult.  She is very excited to start auto shop, and would like to be a mechanic someday.

 

Home Studies, including Child Characteristics Checklist, of interested families are to be forwarded to:

Tricia Wagner, Hancock County Job and Family Services

7814 County Road 140, P.O. Box 270, Findlay OH 45839

Fax: 419424-7485 Phone: 419-429-8065

Email: Tricia.Wagner@jfs.ohio.gov

If your interested in Chance please click here.

Dylan

The agency has permanent custody of Dylan and he is in need of a forever home.

Dylan is an active, energetic boy.  He loves the family  dog, young children and makes friends easily.  Dylan enjoys camping, being outside, playing football and video games.

Dylan likes to spend time in family activities with his foster family and with his adult sibling and her family.

 

Home studies, including Child characteristics checklist, of interested families are to be forwarded to:

Tricia Wagner, Hancock County Job and Family Services

7814 County Road 140, P.O. Box 270, Findlay OH 45839

Fax: 419424-7485  Phone: 419-429-8001

Email: Tricia.Wagner@jfs.ohio.gov

 

 

 

 

If your interested in Dylan please click here.

LaTahya

LaTahya is a very intelligent young woman who has very positive goals for herself.  She plans to go to college, and has been working part-time while in her current foster placement.

She does very well in school, is very self-assured, and very confident in expressing what she wants.

Her family will need to be understanding, and will need to be patient working through this transition as LaTahya is currently struggling with the idea of adoption.

LaTahya will also need additional support as she is looking forward to being a new mom in May 2019!

 

Home Studies, including Child Characteristics Checklist, of interested families are to be forwarded to:

Tricia Wagner, Hancock County Job and Family Services

7814 County Road 140, P.O. Box 270, Findlay OH 45839

Fax: 419‑424-7485  Phone: 419-429-8065

Email: Tricia.Wagner@jfs.ohio.gov

If your interested in LaTahya please click here.

Joseph

Joseph is a sweet, friendly, and talkative boy.  He loves puzzles, rubiks cube, cards and Pokemon.  He has a good memory and enjoys talking about his past.  Joseph is personable, handsome and likeable.  He loves to go fishing.  He can be very affection and likes to give hugs.  He enjoys shopping and eating.

Joseph is currently in a residential center.  The agency is looking for an adoptive family where Joseph would be the only child.  This would allow Joseph to receive the attention and supervision that he needs to feel safe and supported.  The adoptive family should be willing to work with the residential center on Joseph’s treatment.

For more information or to submit your adoptive homestudy, please have your adoption worker contact or send homestudy to:  Tricia Wagner

7814 County Road 140, Findlay, OH  45840

419-429-8065

If your interested in Joseph please click here.