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Mahoning County Children Services is the county’s single agency empowered to provide public care and services to children as set forth in Chapter 5153 of the Ohio Revised Code. Our mission: Mahoning County Children Services, in partnership with the community, is committed to being the leader in protecting children while helping preserve families.


Mahoning County Children Services’ Adoption Unit strives to secure a permanent family for children and youth awaiting adoption, and to improve the well-being and functioning of adoptive families, and adopted children.


This young man has been through a lot in his almost sixteen years of life.


T’shombe is an energetic child, who likes being the center of attention.

K’Amira, K’Alia & K’Amyra

This sibling group of three are full of fun & energy.

Lanaya -Matched to a Family

Lanaya is a happy, healthy, soon to be two-year old girl.


Andrew is a bright, energetic child who is in need of permanency


Willie is an active teen who loves being outdoors. 

Ja’Cary and Larry

Wanted: A family who can give Larry & Ja’Cary the attention, acceptance and affection that they need.


Araya is a sweet and happy 18-month-old. She appears to be developmentally on target.

La’Myia -Matched to a Family

La’Myia is soon to be four years old! She is a very sweet and active little girl.

Malaina – Matched to a Family

Malaina is a two year old who is already quite imaginative.


Krystal is a sweet young lady in need of a home.

Sebastian- Matched to a Family

Sebastian is a strikingly handsome, happy, healthy and active four year old boy.


Christian is seven years old. He is a good student, excels in math and enjoys reading.


Daveyah is a sweet little girl who shows compassion for her foster siblings. 

Jackson – Matched to a Family

Jackson is a sweet boy who is in pre-school.


La’Breia is very articulate young lady, who enjoys dressing up getting her hair and nails done

William and Carmello – Matched to a Family

William is a toddler who appears to be developmentally and socially on target.

Eric – Matched to a Family

Eric is a toddler who is considered medically fragile.

Sir Lee- Matched to a Family

Sir is a very healthy, happy and active four year-old boy.

Mike’al – Matched to a Family

Mike’al is a medically fragile child and has been in custody since 2003.