Safe families for Children provides a loving sanctuary where parents can safely and voluntarily place their children in times of need. Founded in 2002, a Chicago based Christian social service agency, Safe Families for Children has partnered with the local church to grow to a network of over 1,000 volunteer families.

Successfully established in more than 13 states, Safe Families partners with host agencies, local churches, ministries, as well as community and government agencies to intervene in the lives of children and families that would otherwise be forgotten.


To reunite children with their biological parent in a home that is more stable and healthy, in part, because of the contribution of the Safe Families intervention.

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Get Involved

Your  donations help provide a safety net for families in need. All donations are used to support the children and families with the greatest need through the network partner located in the same region as the donor.

Becoming a Safe Families for Children Volunteer is easy and rewarding. Simply fill out the online interest form today and Safe Families will contact you to get started right away.To become a SF Church or for other opportunities to get involved, click here.

Serving Safe Families

Hear from volunteers on their perspective on working with Safe Families, their experience in the Indianapolis area and how God is involved in their work!


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