September News and Updates


September News and Updates


In Michigan about 53,000 children are being raised by kinship caregivers – defined as relatives or others who are close to the youth and their families. That includes about 4,100 children in foster care and approximately 49,000 other children who are raised in kinship families.

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer proclaimed September to be Kinship / Foster Care Month in the State of Michigan to recognize the important contributions of kinship and foster care families.

Learn more about it and other interesting stories in our monthly newsletter update.




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Spaulding for Children Newsletter August 2022

August News and Updates


2022 Resource Fair


Please join us Saturday, Aug. 20 at Spaulding for Children’s 2nd Annual Resource Fair. Produced in partnership with Detroit PAL, the Resource Fair takes place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Corner Ballpark, site of the old Tigers Stadium, located at 1680 Michigan Avenue, Detroit, Michigan, 48216.




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Spaulding for Children July News and Updates

July News and Updates


Melissa Jenovai, LMSW, Named New President/CEO


The Board of Directors of Spaulding for the Children has announced Melissa S. Jenovai, LMSW, will serve as the next President and CEO of Michigan’s first child welfare agency to specialize in placing children with special needs into adoptive homes.




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June News and Updates


New Officers Announced for Spaulding Board, June is Reunification Month, and more…


New Officers Announced for Spaulding Board. Learn more about it and other interesting stories in our monthly newsletter update.




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