LCCS Mission

In partnership with the community, the staff, foster parents and volunteers of Lorain County Children Services are committed to the safety and well-being of abused, neglected, and dependent children and will provide the highest quality protection, permanency, and prevention services for children and families.


Service to Country - Service to Community

Patti-Jo Burtnett
posted 11/10/15 -- Service to Country – Service to Community Full Story

LCCS on Pinterest

posted 8/5/15 -- We are so excited to be able to share our pins with our followers and supporters - and to see the foster parenting or child welfare pins they choose to share as well! If you are on Pinterest, please check out our boards!

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2014 Annual Report

posted 4/24/15 -- In 2014, Lorain County Children Services received 4,343 referrals from people in our community who were concerned about a child. Each of those referrals are managed to see if the information being reported should be screened in as suspected child abuse or neglect. Nearly 2,000 of those calls were screened out or the person calling was provided with Information and Referral. 2,156 referrals were screened in as possible child abuse or neglect. The agency assigned caseworkers to these 2,156 situations to see if the allegations were true and the child needs our intervention....(read more) Full Story

Also Inside

Date Title
4/10/15 Foster care caseworkers on the road for recruitment
3/20/15 Columbia Gas Egg-cellent Staff Donate Easter Baskets
3/10/15 2015-2016 FactBook Now Available
1/27/15 Infant Sleep Safety: A Guide for Grandparents
1/26/15 Foster Parenting Information Night
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