Bair Foundation – Erie Office

For adults interested in becoming foster parents
2700 West 21st Street, Suite 18
Erie, PA 16506

Phone: 814-833-2247

Barber National Institute

100 Barber Place
Erie, PA 16507


Group Homes: 814-878-4078

Supportive Living Services: 814-874-5517

Lifesharing: 814-874-5517

Respite Care: 814-453-7661

Bethesda Children’s Home – Foster Care

For adults interested in becoming foster parents
15487 State Highway 86
Meadville, PA 16335
Phone: 814-724-7510 ext. 306

Services: Traditional foster care, therapeutic foster care, kinship care, mother & infant care/medically needy children/preparation for independent living

Child to Family Connections – Foster Care & Adoptive Home Services

For adults interested in becoming foster parents
13388 Dunham Road
Meadville, PA 16335
Phone: 814-336-3007
Fax: 814-336-3020

Services: Child profiles, family profiles, child specific recruitment, post permanency, child prep.

Erie County Office of Children and Youth – Transitional Unit

Foster Care placement for child welfare professionals only
154 West Ninth Street
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-451-6600

Families United Network, Inc.

For adults interested in becoming foster parents
3939 West Ridge Road, Suite A-201
Erie, PA 16506
Phone: 814-240-3434

Services: Foster care services, adoption services, residential services

Family Services of NW PA – Time Limited Family Reunification (TLFR)

5100 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16509
Phone: 814-866-4647
Fax: 814-864-2677

Time Limited Family Reunification (TLFR) is a home and community based service that works with parents of children recently placed in foster care. The goal is to assist parents in removing barriers to reunification including strengthening parenting skills, promoting child development, finding stable housing/employment, connecting with mental health or drugs and alcohol treatment, and facilitating parent-child visitations.


Support service for foster parents

Harborcreek Youth Services – Therapeutic Foster Care (TFC)

For adults interested in becoming foster parents
5712 Iroquois Avenue
Harborcreek, PA 16421
Phone: 814-899-7664 ext. 333

Services: provides children with individualized mental health care in a Foster family setting. Therapeutic Foster Care is an excellent alternative to placement in a residential treatment facility (RTF), and is also useful as a step-down intervention to ease a child’s re-entry into the community.

Lakeshore Community Services – Lifesharing Through Family Living

1350 West 26th Street
Erie, PA 16508
Phone: 814-456-9962
Fax: 814-456-0595

Services: offers individuals with intellectual disabilities the option to share their lives with members of the community in an extraordinary way by living in their homes.

Pennsylvania State Resource Family Association

Support service for foster parents
P.O. Box 60216
Harrisburg, PA 17106
Phone: 1-800-951-5151