Most children enter foster care due to neglect or abuse. Our purpose is to break the vicious cycles of abuse and neglect for every child in our care, replacing them with cycles of success.Related Stories View All
From where do the children come?
Most children come to us through the state Department of Social Services (Children’s Division) from the surrounding counties. We do have a few private placements as well. By far, most of the children we serve come from Boone Co. (Randolph, Callaway, and Howard)Read More ->
How did the equine program and Overton Arena get started?
According to our founder, Larry McDaniel, “In the beginning we got one horse, and then that horse got lonely so we got two more to keep it company, and then somehow we had five.” In July 2011, Doris Overton, in memory of her late husband, Jack, gave to build the Overton Arena we have today.Read More ->