Welcome to our Kinnect | OhioKAN Update Portal, where you can find all information and updates about the development and rollout of the statewide OhioKAN program.

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Reminder: OhioKAN Regional Site Applications Due 5/22

Regional Site Applications for Cohort 1 are due today, 5/22! We just wanted to remind you about this important deadline for the OhioKAN Regional Site Application Deadline for Cohort 1. You can see our latest eBlast with helpful information and resources regarding completing the application here. As a reminder, all our OhioKAN information...
OhioKAN Regions and Cohorts

COVID-19 Resources

During these unprecedented times, we wanted to take a moment to pull together some immediately actionable resources for kinship and adoption families statewide. COVID-19 has shaken all of our worlds, and we are sending you our very best during this time. Stay safe, stay healthy, and stay home as much...

Recent Webinars

Kinnect hosted two webinars about OhioKAN Regional Site Selection. The topics covered included:

  • Overall OhioKAN Program Updates
  • Regional Site Selection, Application, and Timelines
  • OhioKAN during COVID-19

Hiring

Kinnect is currently hiring for OhioKAN Regional Director positions in the first OhioKAN Cohort. Please contact us below for more information about these positions.

OhioKAN Regions

The OhioKAN program is organized into 10 Regions, launching in two Cohorts. Explore all counties, regions, and cohorts below. To learn more about what the regions and cohorts, see this update on Regional Cohorts for additional details.

OhioKAN Regional Map

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OhioKAN Cohort 1

  • Allen
  • Auglaize
  • Defiance
  • Fulton
  • Hancock
  • Hardin
  • Henry
  • Logan
  • Mercer
  • Paulding
  • Putnam
  • Van Wert
  • Williams
  • Ashtabula
  • Columbiana
  • Geauga
  • Lake
  • Mahoning
  • Portage
  • Stark
  • Trumbull
  • Champaign
  • Clark
  • Darke
  • Greene
  • Miami
  • Montgomery
  • Preble
  • Shelby
  • Franklin
  • Fairfield
  • Licking
  • Madison
  • Pickaway
  • Belmont
  • Carroll
  • Coshocton
  • Guernsey
  • Harrison
  • Jefferson
  • Morgan
  • Monroe
  • Muskingum
  • Noble
  • Perry
  • Tuscarawas
  • Washington

OhioKAN Cohort 2

  • Erie
  • Huron
  • Lorain
  • Lucas
  • Ottawa
  • Sandusky
  • Seneca
  • Wood
  • Cuyahoga
  • Medina
  • Summit
  • Ashland
  • Crawford
  • Delaware
  • Holmes
  • Knox
  • Marion
  • Morrow
  • Richland
  • Union
  • Wayne
  • Wyandot
  • Butler
  • Clermont
  • Clinton
  • Hamilton
  • Warren
  • Adams
  • Athens
  • Brown
  • Fayette
  • Gallia
  • Highland
  • Hocking
  • Jackson
  • Lawrence
  • Meigs
  • Pike
  • Ross
  • Vinton