Support foster, adoptive, and at-risk families

The Foster Care Crisis is a community-wide problem requiring a community-wide response.

Our Impact

Help One Child is committed to our unique, holistic approach, serving the full breadth of child welfare from prevention through emancipation or post-adoption. By offering support to the entire family we strengthen and encourage long-term placement stability and health.


Child Beneficiaries


Volunteer Opportunities


Partner Churches over 7 Counties

Get Involved

Your community and church can make a difference.

We provide tools and opportunities for churches to serve families and children in need. The foster care system is vast and complex but with easy on-ramps for volunteers, churches can mobilize their congregations to serve vulnerable families and children.

Watch the HOC overview video

The Need

Foster Care is a community wide problem needing a community wide response.

Everyone can do something.

  • 27.9% Drop out rate for high school foster youth
  • 80% of youth who entered foster care at age 12 or older leave the system through emancipation
  • 40% experience homelessness upon aging out of the foster care system
  • 60% of USA native-born human traffic victims are foster youth

You’re invited!

View footage from our annual fundraising event in the comfort of your living room. On May 31st, we’ll have an online Facebook event at 7pm. We’ll show you what we’ve been up to for the last 30 years and give you a vision of what we’re hoping to accomplish in the future. Will you join us and invite your friends?

May 31st-Facebook Live Event

Let’s celebrate 30 years of impact!

Upcoming Events

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Show Notes: Justice Resource Institute: Guest Bio: Eva Gonzales is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with over a decade of clinical experience in Contra Costa County. She received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology at University of California Davis and her Master of Arts in Counseling at Argosy University. Eva has had…
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