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Baptist Children's Home (BCH)   Angels' Cove : Maternity, Adoption and Foster Care Services   Pathways Counseling
Baptist Children’s Home
(BCH) Residential Care
Provides residential care for children who are struggling behaviorally or are the victims of abuse, abandonment or neglect.
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BCH Residential Care
  Angels’ Cove in Mt. Vernon Provides care for young women facing crisis pregnancy as well as foster care, international and domestic adoption services.
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> Maternity Services
> Illinois Adoption Services
> Foster Care Services

  Pathways Counseling
Provides professional, confidential, Christian counseling to the couples, individuals and families.

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Pathways Counseling

Welcome to the BCHFS family.

Since 1918, Baptist Children's Home and Family Services has been a source of hope and healing, providing Christ-centered services to children and families in crisis. For the parents whose teen is out of control, the child whose home is no longer safe, the young woman facing an unexpected pregnancy, the infertile couple whose greatest dream is to be Mom and Dad, or the individual or family in need of counseling – BCHFS is here to help.

BCHFS: Building Futures, Changing Lives. Our BCHFS Informational Video is a quick way for you to learn more about the great work we are doing, and how you might help.
Invite a Speaker to Your Organization Invite a Speaker to Your Church, Group or Organization:
BCHFS is willing to speak to your church, group or organization about a number
of our services and the challenges we face, click here to learn more.

BCHFS is comprised of Baptist Children's Home, Angels' Cove and Pathways Counseling


BCHFS Achieves Hague AccreditationBCHFS achieves Hague Accreditation

Baptist Children’s Home & Family Services has received notification
that it has achieved Hague Accreditation through the Council on Accreditation (COA) as authorized by the U.S. Department of State.
Read the PRESS RELEASE by clicking here.

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  News and Events
BCHFS Back-to-School Appeal
Intelligence + Character = Success

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Saturday, September 19
16th Annual BCHFS Fall Festival in Carmi

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Saturday, October 3
18th Annual Southern Illinois Charity Golf Tournament

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Success Story
Marion Third Baptist Church
is Making a Difference through Safe Families

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God's Victorious Love
Join BCHFS in this Year's Annual
Mother's Day Offering

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> View online video
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MDO promotional materials

Message from Executive Director
But I Have Promises to Keep
and Miles to Go Before I Sleep

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Sign Your Group Up Today
Latreia: Join the BCHFS
Youth Missions Experience!

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BCHFS Programs
A Movement of Biblical Hospitality
Safe Families for Children!
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Bukaleba Babies Home in Uganda
Latreia International: Extending Hope to the Ends of the Earth

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Informative Programs
REACT Education: Relationship Education And Communication Training.
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Register Online & Start Helping
Schnucks Shoppers Program gives to BCHFS when you shop.
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