STORIES OF REUNIFICATION: The Schlarb Family

Sheila and James Schlarb have been foster parents for 18 years — spending the first 17 as therapeutic foster parents (foster parents with specialized training to care for children with significant emotional, behavioral, social issues or medical needs). A little over a year ago, the Schlarbs switched their fostering agency to Circle of Care. Their…

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No Time to Waste | Foster Care Awareness Month

They walk in the door carrying their belongings, often with a look of sadness, confusion, anger and fear of the unknown. Little humans being asked to wrestle with BIG emotions and numerous questions. Oh, the questions. Why am I here? Why can I not go back to my mom and dad? Will I go back…

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PRESS RELEASE: Deep Concern Motivates Community Volunteer

Contact: Sarah Steffes Telephone: 405-530-2081 Cell: 405-215-1400 Email: sarah.steffes@circleofcare.org For Immediate Release Oklahoma City, Okla. — Not-for-profit organizations rely upon the due diligence, fundraising support and strong leadership of a volunteer board. For Circle of Care, a 102-year-old faith-based agency, volunteers are the backbone of its longevity and success in serving children and families across…

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