Be an resource for Grandparents/Kinship Raising Children and other family members the second time around. Facilitate programs and workshops that will empower the family and draw the appropriate agencies and health care providers to one central location to provide information.
Community & Faith Outreach Initiative, Inc. has been a pioneer in reaching out to serve the Grandparents and relatives serving as parents the second time around in the inner city for the past 11 years.
Develop a Resource Guide of comprehensive information for grandparents and other family members they will need.
Promote the family structure.
Educate parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, foster parents and children about issues inside and outside of the home.
Inform grandparents and relatives of their rights and resources available to them.
Providing training workshops for Foster Parents.