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St. Louis, MO (February 1, 2018) – Weekends in Greenwood are going to change for the better in two short weeks. On February 16, Weekends Only will begin its four-day grand opening event at their new Greenwood location at 8850 South Emerson Avenue. This marks the second location in the Indianapolis region, and the seventh…

Never doubt your IMPACT! The holiday season may be over, but the positive impact that Children’s Bureau’s Hope for the Holidays donors have had on families really does teach and inspire.  Here are some thank you notes we received from families who were touched by our donors’ generosity this holiday season:

The Children’s Bureau Foundation has received a grant of $10 million under Lilly Endowment Inc.’s latest round of financial sustainability grants to central Indiana human services agencies. This grant is one of 10 grants totaling $80 million that are designed to help agencies that serve persons with disabilities and vulnerable children and youth enhance their…

Two Indianapolis Sam’s Club stores will be collecting toys for the annual Children’s Bureau Hope for the Holidays program. The Sam’s Clubs on Rockville Road and 86th Street in Indianapolis will be hosting a holiday gift drive to help underprivileged Hoosier children. New, unwrapped toys will be collected at these Sam’s Club stores and donated…

“Beautiful Disaster” says the tattoo about an inch above the vertical scar she bears from open heart surgery. Her arms are scarred from a workplace accident. Her piercing blue eyes are so light they are almost transparent. At age 27, Tara has already lived through more than most people will in a lifetime. And while…

Bob and Janet Harrison were ready to retire and move to Florida. The hardworking couple had raised a blended family of five children and was looking forward to starting the next phase of their life. With everyone out of the nest and a new motorcycle in the garage, they were preparing their home for sale….

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The road of life is rarely straight and is never completely smooth. There are speed bumps, road blocks and U-turns. Children’s Bureau programs serve as a roundabout for families facing challenges in their journey. They may enter at any point and return if needed. Children’s Bureau strives to direct every child to a safe, healthier,…

Children’s Bureau, Inc. received notification that they have been reaccredited by the Council of Accreditation (COA). This 4 year accreditation attests that the Children’s Bureau meets COA’s highest international standards in delivering the best quality services to children and families throughout Central Indiana. In addition, Children’s Bureau was expedited through the Pre-Commission Review Report (PCR)…

In honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month, consider purchasing a Kids First license plate. All plate sale proceeds and donations come back to local community organizations, including Children’s Bureau, to help strengthen families and keep kids safe. This year we ask you to please join us on the road to preventing child abuse and neglect….

In the United States, there are currently more than 400,000 children living in foster care. Children’s Bureau provides support and comfort to Indiana’s children in foster care, foster families and young adults transitioning from foster care to independence. Today, Children’s Bureau received a helping hand from mattress retailer Mattress Firm and the Ticket to Dream…