Upper Peninsula Family Solutions
Upper Peninsula Family Solutions, Inc. is a private non-profit organization that was created in 2010 with the goal of providing professional and quality services to children and families in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Upper Peninsula Family Solutions is licensed by the State of Michigan as a child placing agency. The sole mission of UPFS is to continue to provide comprehensive, compassionate, and timely Foster Care, Adoption, and Foster Home Licensing services.
UPFS employs two Adoption Specialists with 20+ years of combined experience as well as five Foster Care Specialists with over 25 years of combined experience in child welfare. UPFS staff are provided supervision by three Child Welfare Supervisors with over 50 years of combined experience.
UPFS serves the entire Upper Peninsula and has a central office located at 369 US Highway 41 East, Negaunee, Michigan. Our office is located directly behind the Tractor Supply store in Negaunee Township.
According to statistic there are approximately 13,000 children in foster care in the State of Michigan. There are also approximately 3,000 foster children awaiting an adoptive home at any given time in the State of Michigan.