Adoption

Photo of Samantha.

Samantha's Story

After six different placements, Samantha finally got to spend a White Christmas with her forever family.

Photo of Jeremy.

Jeremy's Story

Because of abuse Jeremy was put through as a child, he was not able to get close to anyone when he entered foster care. That all changed when he met his new mom.

Photo of Keema Davis.

Keema's Story

A foster care alumna now helps others find forever families.

Teens in front of a rainbow flag.

Making Sure LGBTQ Youth Know They Are Welcome

“Brave Space” poster was designed to be colorful, engaging, and easy to understand.

Mark Greenberg

ACF Addresses Early Childhood Adversity and Toxic Stress

ACF is using research on early adversity to inform the approaches taken in our programs.

Photo of Gabrielle smiling.

Gabrielle's Story

Young woman shares how foster care saved her family from an abusive home.

Photo of young Clare.

Clare's Story

Although Clare was too young to remember her adoption, she realizes that even though her birth mom loved her she wasn’t able to take care of her.

Photo of Maxine Archibald.

Maxine's Story

Maxine Archibald was born into an abusive household and spent her early childhood severely ill. She credits a child welfare worker for placing her with loving foster parents and making her a success.

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Nico's Story

Every kid deserves a Forever Family!

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