Child Welfare Services
New Light works in conjunction with DHHS and the Courts to provide case management services to children and adolescents ranging in ages from 0-18 in need of out-of-home placement.
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A founding principle of the organization is the concept that foster parents are an integral part of the treatment team.
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Child Welfare Services in Millington, MI

Our Mission:

To Strengthen Individuals, Children and Families through Education, Advocacy and Family Centered-Treatment

New Light Child & Family Institute was founded in 2007 as a Non-Profit Corporation. Licensed with the State of Michigan as a Child Placing and Adoption Agency, New Light Child & Family Institute holds a contract with the State of Michigan Department of Human Services to provide general foster care and adoption services to children and families from many counties within the Mid-Michigan area. New Light Child & Family Institute is proud to serve the community and provide foster care and adoption services, as well as counseling services, including addiction counseling.

Make a Difference Today With New Light Child & Family Institute

If you are interested in attending an Informational Meeting or Orientation to find out more about becoming a Foster Parent or Adoptive Parent, please contact our Placement & Permanency Department at or call (989) 871-6695 and ask to speak with a Placement & Permanency Specialist.

Hours of Operation:

Millington Office     

Monday: 9:00 – 5:00

Tuesday: 9:00 – 5:00

Wednesday: 9:00 – 5:00

Thursday: 9:00 – 5:00

Friday: 9:00 – 4:00

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: CLOSED

After Hours Counseling Appointments Available

To learn more about how you can make a difference in the life of a child through adoption or foster parenting, please call (989) 871-6695 or contact our agency at:

For more information on our services, contact New Light Child & Family Institute today at our Millington location: (989) 871-6695

New Light Child & Family Institute is a Child Welfare Agency located in Millington, MI. Visit the About Us page to learn more about our Foster Care and Adoption services

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New Light Child and Family Institute is located in Millington MI and serves the surrounding communities. Visit the Contact Us page to get in touch with us today.

For being the first one it was wonderful! Kids all had a great time . Was wonderful having a safe environment that was kid friendly! Thank you to all the staff!
Mae B.

Primary Communities Served



Cass City

Birch Run