Updated: Oct 27
167 Collective Hours Together as of 10/26/23
Problem in Greater Dayton:
15,000 phone calls per year (40/day) of suspected abuse and neglect
1,000 families under investigation child abuse and neglect (Mont Co.)
1,000 children in care; foster homes, kinship, and group homes (Mont. & surrounding)
80 kids aging out of care:
87% of girls get pregnant within the first 2 years
91% of boys go to jail, prison, some kind of corrections and record
3% complete an associates degree
feeder-system for human trafficking
50% of foster parents quit within the first year
To become a sustainable trust-based team for those who intersect with Child Welfare… Until There is More Than Enough.
Every person finding their fit in caring for kids and families involved in Child Welfare.
Mission: Until there is More Than Enough:
Foster and kinship Families to have an ideal placement,
Adoptive Families for all kids waiting to be adopted,
Help for Bio families seeking to stabilize or reunify,
Wrap-Around Support for all struggling families,
And the empowerment and equipping of all wounded-healers
Watch 1-minute video to catch the vibe
Watch 9-minute video to hear the Vision from Jason Weber, the Leader of More Than Enough.
Map all existing Child Welfare advocates, workers, organizations and tools.
Interconnect regularly for trust-building:
Monthly from 1-2, rotating between virtual and in-person.
Kindly fill out this form prior to joining your first team huddle.
Create objectives, strategies, and capacities around each goal.
Mobilize everyone into finding their highest and best role.
Greater Dayton Teammates Based on MTE Goals
Existent in our area (video playlist)
Non-existent in our area (video playlist)
Foster and Kinship Families to have an ideal placement:
Recruitment: Stand Sunday to all local churches
Retainment: Kinship Support Groups, 6 OhioKan staff
Adoptive Families for all kids waiting to be adopted
Help for Bio families seeking to stabilize or reunify:
Physical Items & Connection: CarePortal
Hosting & Relational Connections: Safe Families
Addiction/Recovery: Filterable map of all groups in an area (ReLink)
Single Parenting: Support Groups
Domestic Abuse: Domestic Abuse Groups
Employment: Current workforce development programs & Work-Life
Wrap-Around Support for all families:
support groups and care communities
Empowerment & Equipping of all people-helpers:
Greater Dayton (local): Community Impact Center
Greater Dayton (conferences and events):
In-Person Experiential Training: Life in Limbo
Trauma-Informed/Skilled Church Staff/Volunteers and Children’s Ministries:
Other Resources to be added: