Healing children from abuse and neglect starts here.


Transforming the lives of children who have experienced abuse and neglect.

Every week, 126 new children in Georgia are removed from their homes and placed into the foster care system by the Division of Family and Children Services due to abuse, neglect, addictions, violence and more. These numbers are heartbreaking and tragic, but they are very real numbers representing very real children who we cannot ignore. We want to ensure that every child who comes into the foster system is nurtured in a loving, safe foster home where they will have the opportunity to heal and experience the love of Jesus.

  • 18

    The average daily number of Georgia's children removed from their homes and placed into foster care.

  • 400

    The number of foster children and youth living in hotels on any given day because there are not enough foster homes.

  • 45%

    The percentage of Georgia's children who are removed from homes due to neglect

  • 11,840

    The number of children currently in Georgia's foster care system.

See the Need in Your Area

Click below to learn more about the number of foster homes throughout Georgia and where the areas of greatest need are today.


FaithBridge Stories

Church Partner Spotlight: North Point Community Church

North Point Community Church has been a FaithBridge church partner since our earliest days. Together we have served more than 286 foster children in FaithBridge foster homes since 2009.

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Hope for Homes: Meet Tracey Scholen

Tracey Scholen’s first connection with foster care was through a young woman 15 years ago. Margaret* spent most of her life in the foster care system and had never experienced…

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Meet Glen Haven Baptist Church

“At Glen Haven, we believe that foster families are missionaries in their own community, and that churches can be the hands and feet of Christ to many children and families…

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Hope for their Future - Meet the Collins Family

“These kids are worth so much more than whatever might keep you from getting involved in some way with foster care.” ...

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Answer the Call

Join us in our mission to solve the foster care crisis. Below are ways you can get involved in foster care ministry today!