Skip to main content

Welcome to Right Turn!

Statewide support for Nebraska's adoptive and guardianship families.


We are here to help and support families who have adopted a child or entered into a guardianship in Nebraska.

Eligibility includes international, domestic, step-parent and adoption from foster care along with guardianship from foster care. Right Turn® is located in 8 offices across the state of Nebraska - we can help make a difference in the lives of parents and their children.

Our website contains a variety of resources. Feel free to take a look around.

You never know what you might find when you make the Right Turn® 


Current Events at Right Turn®

Events and Activities:

** Lincoln Support Group has Changed Location**

The Lincoln support group will now be held at Christ United Methodist Church located at 4530 A St, Lincoln, NE. This change is effective for the February support group. Group will be held in the lower part of the church. Staff will be available to assist you in finding our new meeting rooms. 


OMAHA High School Teen Group

Registration is OPEN. This is a group for adopted youth who are 15-18 years old. This opportunity is designed to provide youth a platform to share, explore and gain insight into the challenges that may arise within the circle of adoption. Meets in Omaha for 8 weeks starting March 19, 2018.


Watch your e-mail for our latest newsletter. Don't receive our e-mails? Join our mailing list!


Browse our Training & Event Calendar for training near you.  


What's new?

At Right Turn®  we strive to provide the best resources for you and your family. In an effort to make resources more accessible we are making some changes to our website. Some pages have been moved, edited or may have a different title. If you are unable to find a page, feel free to reach out to us at RightTurn@RightTurnNE.org and we will be happy to guide you in the right direction. 


Check out the new Resource Library!

Navigating the Mental Health World: From Assessment to Treatment - Lincoln

Thursday, June 8, 2017
11:30 am1:00 pm
Nebraska Children's Home Society | 4700 Valley Road | Lincoln, NE 68510

with Christine Bowlby, LMHP, RPT

Adopted children and adolescence utilize mental health services at a higher rate than that of their non adopted peers. Navigating the mental health system can be complicated for parents seeking the best care for their children. Adoption is an area of specialty and adoptive families deserve access to adoption competent mental health providers. Learn about types of mental health providers, the meaning of diagnosis, levels of care, evidence based treatments, and how to access appropriate services.

CONTACT US

888.667.2399

Right Turn® is a collaboration between Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska & Nebraska Children’s Home Society. 

Close