The CALL in Van Buren County

Mobilizing the Church in Arkansas to love children and youth in foster care with the extravagant love of Christ

46 churches
in Van Buren County

26 children
spend time in Van Buren County foster care every day due to abuse or neglect

On average, there are only
10 families
to care for these children

We are excited to introduce our new County Coordinator, James Tucker! James and his wife, Kristen, recently moved to Van Buren County from Oklahoma City, … Continue reading “”

May is National Foster Care Month

May is National Foster Care Awareness Month. For a child or youth in foster care and their families, life is uncertain. Children and youth placed … Continue reading “May is National Foster Care Month”

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Hope and a future

With over 5,000 children in foster care and less than 2,000 foster homes, Arkansas is in a crisis. Since 2014, the number of children in … Continue reading “Hope and a future”

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