Our Story

Necco supports families in any form — we provides services like therapeutic foster care, alternatives to secure detention, independent living, intensive home-based treatment, mental health, community living and more.

See how we're building families everyday.

Some of our Numbers:


Necco of Kentucky achieves permanency 32 days sooner than the KY Foster Care average.


95% of kids experienced 1 move or less while in Necco therapeutic foster care.


Necco of Kentucky has successfully adopted 155 kids in 2015.


632 of Kentucky's children achieved permanency in the past 12 months.

Real changes.
Real families.
Real data.

Families don’t happen by accident, it takes planning, coordination and a focus on the end result. See the data that is driving the decisions we make.

See Our Results

Necco Experience

Real stories from the field.

Necco Board Member by Day, Cincinnati Pop Artist by Night

The Cincinnati pop artist talks about becoming a Necco board member, the Queen City, and why it’s important to have a four-legged friend. How did... See more.

17 Years Strong

Yesterday evening, I had the privilege of spending a couple of hours with one of Necco’s longest standing foster parents, Rita Pancake. It was a... See more.

Created for Something Good

In a world where the customer is no longer “King”, having a great user experience can be worth its weight in gold. No one knows that better than... See more.

Since Day One

Last week, I adopted a kitten that had been rescued from the Washington Park garage. She was so tiny I had to bottle-feed her. Every two hours, I... See more.

We Build Families...Safe at Home

"This program could not be more in line with our strategy...building families."--Amy Rickman, West Virginia State Director.The families of West... See more.

Necco Center Puts Employment First

Employers are now looking to a new Necco Center program to create efficiencies in their workforce. The program, Community Rehabilitation, was... See more.

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