COBYS - Foster Care

COBYS Family Services

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Data Provided By
United Way of Lancaster County
General Information
Description of ServiceRecruits, trains and supports resource families to provide temporary care for foster children. Families needed to provide short-term respite care, foster care and to adopt foster children. Resource families are required to attend a one-session orientation, followed by 27 hours of pre-service training. Resource families are dually certified for foster care and adoption.
Geographical AreaBerks, Chester, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon, Montgomery, York,
Intake ProcedureCall for information and to register to attend an orientation
Client Information
EligibilityVaries according to program
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNominal fee may apply for some parts of the application process
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm; Evenings by appointment
Contact Information
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Contact's Name Sharon Kingsley
Contact's Position Foster Care Supervisor
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 444 Murry Hill Circle
Physical Site City, State, Zip Lancaster, PA 17601
Main Phone 717-656-6580
Hotline Phone 800-452-6517
Other Phone 717-392-0504
Fax 717-656-3056
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: COBYS Family Services
Affiliated Program: COBYS Family Services
This Service: COBYS - Foster Care
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Foster Home Placement (PH-2400.1900)
Foster Parent/Family Recruitment (PH-2400.2000)
Placements for Children and Youth (PH-6300)