Protecting children from abuse and neglect for 125 years. 

D.A. Blodgett - St. John’s is an agency that works in partnership with our community for the good of all children. We are local, non-profit and accredited. We provide comprehensive services to children and families, including Big Brothers Big Sisters, foster care, adoption, and family support, as well as, residential treatment and emergency shelter care at St. John’s Campus.


Children waiting for adoption
Trevor 2013
Introducing Trevor

Trevor is a bright and inquisitive young man. He is very creative and likes to...

Recent News
15 Young Moms Need Mentors, GRCF Grant Benefits Sisters in Support
Wed, 04/16/2014
D.A. Blodgett – St. John’s is happy to announce we have received a $5,000 Youth Grant from The Grand Rapids Community... Read more.
2,475 Kent County Children....Have Suffered Abuse or Neglect
Tue, 04/01/2014
 Did you know 2, 475 children ages 0-17 suffered abuse or neglect in Kent County in 2012?     April is Child Abuse... Read more.