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ABOUT MAHONING COUNTY CHILDREN SERVICES

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.

WAITING CHILDREN

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.

Elijah

Elijah is a very outspoken young man. At times, he can have great insight

Larry

Larry is a 10-year-old, special needs child with lots of energy and love to give.

Alajah

Alajah has a very shy, yet sweet and inviting demeanor.

Zoe

Zoe is 16 years old. She is very level-headed for her age, and able to process and reason through things.

Westley

Westley is 14 years of age. He is very sweet and energetic.

Makya, Tokala, Sheyenne and Nova

Meet this energetic sibling group made up of two boys, Makya (12) and Tokala (11) and two younger sisters, Sheyenne (9) and Nova (7).

Demetrius

Demetrius is a respectful young man who enjoys Marvel Super Heroes, Legos, drawing, and cooking. He also enjoys playing basketball and was on his schools team this past season.

Jackkeem

Jackkeem (Jack) is an extremely handsome, charming and fun loving teenager.

Janeysha

Janeysha is a friendly and loving teen. 

Ny’Era

Ny’Era is a very outspoken young lady. At times, she can have great insight

Anthony

Anthony is 16 years old and full of life!  He is friendly and thoughtful. 

David

Introducing David. He is strikingly hand-some, quiet and well-mannered young man

Asia

Asia is a teenager  who has experienced many traumatic events in her life, yet still manages to smile! 

D’Wayla

D’Wayla is an intelligent beautiful preteen

Ja’Cary

Ja’Cary is a 9-year-old child with special needs.

La’Breia

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

Elexius

Elexius is somewhat shy upon first meeting her.

Crashawn

Crashawn who is lovingly referred to as “Crash” by staff who have come to know and care for him since 2009 is a 16 year old young man who due to health reasons, may not be able to leave the facility where he is residing