Support Services

Foster & Adoptive Care Coalition (FACC)

Services for kinship/relative care providers in a formal relationship (custody of Children’s Division or adoptive/legal guardianship). Area served: St. Louis Metropolitan area plus the counties of St. Louis, St. Charles, and Jefferson.

Keepers of the Flame

This group meets on the 4th Friday of each month from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm. Lunch is provided. A part of Cardinal Ritter Senior Services. Area served: St. Louis county.

Five Star Senior Center
2832 Arsenal
St. Louis, MO 63118

Let’s Start Caregiver Group

This women’s support group meets through Zoom during shelter-at-home. It is open to formerly incarcerated women and women caregivers raising children of or affected by another woman’s incarceration. (For women only.)

Criminal Justice Ministry
1104 S. Jefferson Ave
St. Louis MO 63104

North County Support Group

Contact the office for specific dates and times. Area served: St. Louis county.

Mid-East Area Agency on Aging
14535 Manchester Road
Manchester, MO 63011

Parent & Older Youth Support Groups

This support group is for relative and kinship caregivers caring for child(ren) as a result of foster care (not for informal custody). Contact the office for details. A part of the Foster & Adoptive Care Coalition. Area served: St. Louis county.

Foster & Adoption Resource Center
1750 S. Brentwood Blvd., Ste. 210
St. Louis, MO 63144
314-367-8373 x2235