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Program areas at Bethany Christian Services
Adoption and pregnancy counseling: Bethany Christian Services offices throughout the united states placed 380 children with adoptive families. Our domestic infant adoption program provided no-cost Services to expectant parents who benefited from pregnancy counseling Services protecting unborn children. 87 international children, many with special placement and medical needs, were brought into adoptive families in the us; 455 older children who were previously in state or county funded foster care systems were united with loving adoptive families.
Refugee and immigrant Services: Bethany Christian Services assisted 23,378 refugee and immigrant individuals from different countries in adjusting to life in the united states through a variety of specialized programs and Services, including life skills, independent living, language and cultural education, job placement Services, and counseling for persons who have been victims of trauma.
Foster care: through offices in ten different states, Bethany Christian Services provided foster care for 8,417 children and families. Children in foster care need a loving family who will walk with them during a time of crisis and welcome them into a caring home. The goal of Bethany's foster care program is to provide temporary care for children with the ultimate aim of reuniting them with their biological family, or finding an adoptive family for those children for whom reunification is not an option.