Kinship Care

Are you raising a child for a family member or friend?

  • You are not alone. You are one of over 7,400 kinship caregivers in Fairfax County.
  • Financial, legal, and emotional issues can be challenging.
  • Find services, get support and locate resources.

July - September

Support and Training

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Free Support Groups for Kinship Caregivers

  • North County Support Group
    Oakton Library
    7 to 8:30 p.m.
  • South County Support Group
    Bryant Alternative High School
    6:30 to 8 p.m.

Dates and more information on these Support Groups



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For the Kinship Caregiver:

You are important. Are you taking care of yourself?

Future Topics

October - December

  • Holiday Assistance
  • Family Volunteer Opportunities

January - March

  • Camp Registrations
  • Black History Month

April - June

  • Hershey's Track Meet
  • Kinship Caregiver Newsletter,
    2015 edition
  • After School Programs
  • Summer Meals

Check back for future topics.

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