Need Help?

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 988suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/

Crisis Text Line (Anxiety, Depression, School): 741741

Need Help?

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 988suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/

Crisis Text Line (Anxiety, Depression, School): 741741

Resources


Michiana Family Center on YouTube

What Challenges Foster Youth Face?

Michiana Family Center

What is mentoring?

Michiana Family Center

Mentor testimonial - Curtis

Michiana Family Center

How are Mentors Prepared?

Michiana Family Center


Podcasts

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Just As Special

Natasha Garrett

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The Forgotten Podcast

The Forgotten Initiative

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More Than Enough Podcast

More Than Enough

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The Honestly Adoption Podcast

Mike & Kristin Berry

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Foster Tales - Chapter 7 - "Mentorship"

Randal Wells


Books

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Redefining Normal

JUSTIN & ALEXIS BLACK

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The Grown-Up's Guide to Teenage Humans

JOSH SHIPP

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Everyone Can Do Something: A Field Guide for Strategically Rallying Your Church Around the Orphaned and Vulnerable

JASON JOHNSON


Other Resources

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    PRESENTATION

ReMoved


March 11, 2014

Trauma, the Brain, and God

Bob Hamp

September 20, 2020

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Trauma Knowledge 101

Honestly Adoption



Websites

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PBS Kids for Parents

Great resources for learning from home, emotional wellness, and many other topics.

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Sesame Street in Communities

So many resources! Features all your favorite characters with topics from A-V (Art to Violence).

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PBS Learning Media

Pre-planned lessons for nearly any subject. If you're doing school virtually these are some engaging lessons that help reduce the stress with temporary homeschooling.


Foster Closets

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Edwardsburg Community Clothes Closet

Foster families are invited to visit our clothes closet to find clothing and other essential items for the foster children currently in their care. We have clothing and shoes in sizes Infant thru age 8.

** Appointments are needed to visit **

Please contact Marie Slough at: 
 810-288-4802 to coordinate a visit.

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Ellie's Closet

Elle's Closet is a ministry designed to serve and support the families caring for foster children in our community.  
Appointments are scheduled through the Facebook page. Delivery also available if needed!

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Foster Closet at Cornerstone

The Foster closet provides clothing & basic care items to support kids & Foster families on this journey, inspiring confidence and success.
Hours are posted on the Facebook page with special appointments as they're able.

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    Meet The Need

    Meet The Need is a place where community members can post and meet each other's needs. 

To learn more about needs in the Michiana area click the button below.