Serving Families and Children in southwest Ohio since 1989 info@agapeforyouth.com Dayton 937-439-4406 Cincinnati 513-914-2971

Become a Foster Family Today

Have you ever considered becoming a Foster Family and were unsure as to the steps to take or how to begin the process?

We are here to help.

Contact our Dayton, Ohio office at 937-439-4406 or our Cincinnati, Ohio office at 513- 914-2971 and talk with one of Licensing Team.  You can also email Val Baker at vbaker@agapeforyouth.com.

They are available to answer your questions and provide the necessary information so you can begin the process.

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

Celebrating National Adoption Month

Each year, November is celebrated as National Adoption Month.We want to thank and celebrate all of our Foster Families who provide permanency for the children in their homes through adoption.  If you are interested in learning more about adoption through foster care, please contact the Agape for Youth, Inc. office at 937-439-4406.

Revealing our New Logo

On Friday, August 17, 2018 at the Agape Strong Giving Hope for Tomorrow Fundraising Gala we revealed the new logo for Agape for Youth, Inc.

After several months of the Leadership Team working with Holmes Marketing a new logo was created.

We want to thank the Board of Directors for their support and look forward to transitioning the marketing materials and signs.

Agape Strong Giving Hope for Tomorrow Fundraising Gala Live Auction

Today we want to share with you two of the Live Auction items that will be available at the 2018 Agape Strong Giving Hope for Tomorrow Fundraising Gala.

This beautiful necklace from designer India Hicks and donated to the event by Larry Jaffe of Jaffe Jewelers. The winning bidder can exchange the letter picture here for another letter that is available through Jaffe Jewelers.

 

Enjoy the 2018 football season with a pair of season tickets for The Ohio State University.  The seats are located in Section 11A Row 10.  These seats have a fantastic view and are complete with padded seats and seat backs. 

Donated by Steve and Sandie Geib

Join us on Friday, August 17th to the Agape Gala to place your bids during the live auction!

2018 Agape Strong Giving Hope for Tomorrow Fundraising Gala

You are invited to join us!

Please click here to purchase your tickets.  Please note that we do not accept American Express through this processing system.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

2018 Gala Ticket Purchase and Donations

 

 

 

 

Welcome Brooks and Elizabeth

WELCOME TO THE TEAM!!!

We would like to welcome our two newest members of the Agape for Youth, Inc. Team.

We are thrilled to have Brooks and Elizabeth come alongside our team to serve the children and families with us in southwest Ohio.

Brooks is the Bridges Liaison/Case Manger for our Bridges program and will be facilitating the Bridging Hope and Futures program, preparing our our youth age 15 through 21 years of age for independence.

Elizabeth is joining the Agape Team as the Training Coordinator/Licensing Specialist.  She will be responsible for the creation of our training programs and for licensing families wanting to become foster parents.

We look forward to making a difference in the community together.

Congratulations to Ann Morrissey, Agape for Youth, Inc. Reunification Services Manager on being named one of the Top 25 Women to Watch in Dayton, by Women in Business Networking.   #AgapeStrong

 

Here We Grow Again!

 

Licensing Specialist/Training Coordinator

 

 

Agape for Youth, Inc. is looking to hire a Licensed Social Worker. Duties would include writing home studies, auditing files, planning and coordinating pre-service and ongoing training, providing pre-service training, completing re-certification’s, and coordinating our educational programming.

Qualifications include:

Bachelor of Social Work

LSW or LSW eligible

Strong organizational skills

Experience in conducting, and coordinating pre-service and ongoing trainings

Ability to balance a diverse work load

Strong Computer Skills

SACWIS experience preferred

Ability to work within a flexible schedule including some evenings and Saturdays

Interested candidates please send resumes to Rodger Stauffer at rstauffer@agapeforyouth.com

We are Hiring! Come join our Team!!

 

As a result of growth and new programming, Agape for Youth, Inc. is excited to announce this job opening.
#AgapeStrong

Bridges Liaison/Case Manager

 

 

Agape for Youth is looking for a motivated professional staff to work with young adult’s ages 18 to 21 transitioning from foster care to adulthood.  Duties include, but are not limited to case management, court reports, writing case plans, and SACWIS entry. Also, staff will serve as community liaison and coordinator of the Agape Bridging Hope and Future’s Program.

Qualified candidates should have;

Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or equivalent degree

LSW Preferred (not required)

Computer program proficient, with SACWIS knowledge

Motivation to work with young adults

Comfortable leading and planning small groups

Familiar with community resources and supports available to young adults.

If interested in please forward resume to Rodger Stauffer at rstauffer@agapeforyouth.com

AGAPE FOR YOUTH, INC. ANNOUNCED AS DAYTON BUSINESS JOURNAL 2018 BEST PLACES TO WORK HONOREE

For Immediate Release

AGAPE FOR YOUTH, INC. ANNOUNCED AS DAYTON BUSINESS JOURNAL 2018 BEST PLACES TO WORK HONOREE

February 21, 2018– Dayton, OH

Agape for Youth, Inc. is pleased to announce that they have been selected as a Dayton Business Journal 2018 Best Places to Work awards honoree.

“It is a privilege for Agape for Youth, Inc. to receive this honor from the Dayton Business Journal,” said Stephen Geib, Agape’s Executive Director/Founder. “This award is a reflection of the strength-based culture that we as co-workers have built together at Agape, with special emphasis on our collective mission and vision.”

This honor comes as a result of views and opinions of the staff at Agape participating in the Quantum Research survey, answering questions that include leadership effectiveness, team building, culture and more.

“The team that we have built here at Agape has been and continues to be greatly appreciated, not only by our Leadership Team, but also by the families we serve. Further, we know that as a cohesive team, every staff member is pivotal to our success of serving the families and children throughout southwest Ohio”, said Geib.

Over the past 28 years, Agape for Youth, Inc. has grown to a 28-person staff, with offices in Dayton and Cincinnati, providing foster care, adoption through foster care and reunification services throughout Southwestern Ohio.  Agape for Youth, Inc. has been privileged to serve hundreds of youth and their families and looks forward to future opportunities to “serve with excellence”.

Agape for Youth, Inc. has an office located in Dayton at 2300 S. Edwin C. Moses Blvd. Suite 140 and an office located in Cincinnati at 10979 Reed Hartman Highway, Suite 228.

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If you would like more information about Agape for Youth, Inc. visit their website www.agapeforyouth.com, call Sandra Geib at 937.439.4406 or email sgeib2@agapeforyouth.com.

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