Westmoreland Children First

WCCB Facts

Facts to know about WCCB

  • Children in WCCB care range from birth to 21 years old.
  • WCCB’s mission is to preserve families whenever possible and to protect children from abuse and neglect.  
  • Every child under WCCB care has a caseworker and every WCCB foster parent has a social worker assigned to ensure effective communication.
  • Resource families make routine decisions that affect the child.
  • WCCB covers daily board and medical assistance for a child’s medical and dental expenses while in out-of-home care.
  • WCCB provides 24-hour emergency on-call services and ongoing training for caregivers.