Adoption Preservation

“Keeping the Promise”

Are you a parent with an adopted child under 18 in your home in need of intensive in-home therapy? The Baby Fold “Keeping The Promise” Adoption Preservation program provides supportive services for any adoptive child living within our service area to help them stabilize in their home. Services are provided to families formed through DCFS adoption, subsidized guardianship; private domestic or foreign adoption or out of state adoption. You do not need to have gone through The Baby Fold for your adoption – these services are available to any adoptive family living within the 22 county service area.

Some of the more common challenges/presenting problems we address:

  • Attachment difficulties
  • Trauma
  • ADHD
  • Chronic lying /or stealing
  • Aggression
  • Peer problems
  • Eating or sleep disturbances
  • Sexual acting out
  • Fire-setting
  • Behavioral problems
  • Wetting and defecating issues
  • Family adjustment
  • Grief resolution
  • Learning disabilities

Intensive Services

  • In-home family and individual therapy and consultations
  • Support groups for parents and adoptive children
  • School consultation and advocacy
  • Respite resources including Camp Take-A-Break for children ages 6-14
  • Support in accessing community resources
  • Resource library for families and professionals.
  • Group and individual adult education classes on therapeutic interventions such as Trust Based Relational Intervention, Attachment Self-Regulation and Competency, Facilitating Attachment in Children with Trauma

Referral Process

This program is open to self-referrals. For more information contact the clinical program manager at (309) 557-1066. KTP is one of several programs across the state providing similar services. If you do not live within KTP’s identified service area please call DCFS at 1-800-572-2390 for your local preservation provider.

Keeping the Promise Service Area

Livingston
McLean
Ford
DeWitt
Macon
Piatt
Champaign
Shelby
Moultrie
Douglas
Logan
Cumberland
Clark
Coles
Edgar
Menard
Christian
Sangamon
Montgomery
Macoupin
Vermilion
Iroquois

Accreditation and Funding

The Baby Fold’s Adoption Preservation program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation. This program is funded by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.