Main Number: 330.379.9094
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Tshana Jefferson always loved children and knew one day she would become a parent. “Growing up I couldn't wait to become a mom. Even though I am single, I was ready to start my family, so I decided to go the foster-to-adopt route.”
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Foster or Adopt
With more than 750 children in our custody, SCCS relies on the selflessness of our community to foster or adopt children in need.
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We have year-round activities the success of which is dependent on the generosity of our community.
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Summit County Children Services
264 S. Arlington St.
Akron, OH 44306
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