We have been helping children and families since 1887. We could not continue to provide love and support to some of our areas most vulnerable without the help of our community. We would love to have you volunteer no matter what your time availability, skill level, or passion. With over 9,500 children and families served last year alone, we need your help! Sometimes, it only takes one person to make a difference in the life of a child.
VolunteerOur residential program is located on a beautiful 25-acre campus, which can always use some extra tender love and care from volunteers willing to weed, plant flowers and greenery, paint the inside and outside of the homes and building, and more.
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Ways to Give
Visit our campuses with
a group or organization.
We would love to show you around either or both of our campuses to see how we serve and care for the children in our programs.
Choose Us On AmazonSmile
We are excited to announce that D.A. Blodgett - St. John's is now a charity option on AmazonSmile!
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. You can choose from nearly one million organizations to support.
On your first visit to AmazonSmile, you need to select a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. We will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make on AmazonSmile will result in a donation.
Yes, you can change your charity any time. Your AmazonSmile purchases after the change count towards your newly selected charity. To change your charity, sign in to smile.amazon.com on your desktop or mobile phone browser and simply select “Change your Charity” in “Your Account.”
We strive to provide homes and hope for children and offer over 20 programs to help children and families in our community such as foster care, adoption, mentoring, and family preservation services.
Be a mentor. Be a volunteer. Be a donor. Be a foster parent. Be an adoptive parent.
Be the good!
Last year we helped over 9,500 children and families in our community. This wouldn’t be possible without the support of our generous community who show us what it means to “be the good”. How do you “be the good?” Are you a mentor or volunteer or are you interested in becoming involved with our agency to help kids?
Become a Foster Parent
One of our greatest, on-going needs is having enough foster parents to provide homes for the children that need our help. As the number of children who come into our care increases, the need for foster parents increases too.