For every family we build, there is a story to tell. Here is the showcase of some of our favorites.


Corporate Culture: #4 Your Wellness

When finding your wellness pays off big... Necco's fourth Corporate Culture Principle, Your Wellness, is an important a tenant as any other... See more.

Could you be a foster parent?

Say yes to these 7 questions. Answering yes to these shockingly simple questions could be your first step towards a life-changing experience. Necco... See more.

Solace for the Senses

It's going to greatly benefit our kids and help them increase their coping skills.-Ashley Stamper, Cottage Captain/Shift Coordinator We all have... See more.

The Power of the Pitch

Anymore, it seems that everyone has an idea or concept they want to "get off the ground." Oftentimes, these ideas are born from folks looking for a... See more.

Dream Job

People who say “It’s not nice to brag” must not have the kind of outcomes that Necco Center’s Community Rehabilitation Program (CRP) has. This team... See more.

Full Circle

In 1996, a seven-year-old little boy named Chris Early was placed in the foster home of Gina and Hatler Robinson. Across the river and a mere 10... See more.

Still Climbing

I first met Stanley Williams, the high school senior, prom king, football player, and soon-to-be college freshman in a BBQ joint in Cincinnati’s... See more.

So Much Love To Give

Shannon Davis, a PRN Registered Nurse and Gina Davis, a Health Teacher, wanted to foster children more than anything in the world. They signed up... See more.

Necco Graduates: I Am Not a Statistic

Even though we are starting this story off with some cold, hard statistics, we promise it has a happy ending! According to "National Factsheet on... See more.

Fostering: An Amazing Ride

Susie O'Brien, a foster parent with Necco of Augusta, GA, shared her fostering experience with us. Hold on tight as she takes you on an amazing... See more.

Real Talk with IL Youth: Hurt Makes You Whole

Hurt Makes You Whole The heartache of unfulfillment. The pressure of pushing yourself to an expectation you cannot meet. The battle with... See more.

Real Talk with IL Youth: Pressure is the Pathway to Purpose

Pressure is the Pathway to Purpose What is Purpose? I'll help you answer that! The one thing without a shadow of a doubt, undoubtedly, without... See more.

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