What is Kinship Navigator?

Kinship Navigator is a website designed as a one-stop shop for information and referral services for grandparents, relatives and other caregivers who are currently raising a child.

Kinship Care Outside of Foster Care

Some kin are caring for related children through informal placements by parents.

Kinship Care Inside of
Foster Care

Some kin are caring for related children who have been placed into foster care.

Support Groups

Check our listing of support groups in your area.

News

Check our news for upcoming events in your area and other important information.

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Kinship Navigator is a website for information and referral services for grandparents, relatives, and other caregivers.
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Some kin are caring for related children through informal placements by parents.
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Some kin are caring for related children who have been placed into foster care.
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Latest News

Hope for the Holidays: Managing Grief – Muscle Shoals, AL

November 19, 2019 6:00pm-7:30pm ┬áThe event will include speakers who will talk about managing grief during the holidays. Light refreshments […]

New AFAPA Handbook

The Alabama Foster and Adoptive Parents Association (AFAPA) has published a new handbook. https://afapadotorg.files.wordpress.com/2019/11/afapa-handbook-nov-2019.pdf

New App – Handbook for Alabama Parents

The Handbook for Alabama Parents developed by the Alabama Partnership for Children includes information and state resources, just for parents […]