The Department of Children and Families (DCF) needs foster families for children of all ages. Informational meetings will take place where DCF employees will give descriptions of the foster family program. Homes are especially needed ages infant to 5 and 12 and over. Bilingual families are needed and encouraged to attend.

Oct. 15

United Community and Family Services, 47 Town St. in Norwich at 6 p.m.

Oct. 30

Griswold Town Hall, 28 Main St. in Griswold at 6 p.m.

Nov. 13

Groton Public Library, 52 Newtown Rd. in Groton at 6 p.m.

Nov. 19

Youth and Family Services, 166 S. Broad St. in Pawcatuck at 6 p.m.

Nov. 25

New London Library, 63 Huntington St. in New London at 5:30 p.m.

Dec. 2

Craigin Memorial Library, 8 Linwood Ave. in Colchester at 6 p.m.

Dec. 4

Waterford Public Library, 49 Rope Ferry Rd. in Waterford at 6 p.m.

Dec. 11

Mystic and Noank Library, 40 Library St. in Mystic at 6 p.m.

For more information, call 1-888-KID-HERO or visit

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