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Over 250,000 children a year enter the US foster care
system. While more than half of foster care children are returned to their
parents, the rest are placed with foster families or in group facilities. Spreading
awareness about the thousands of children in need of a family or family
environment is one of the key missions of AdoptUSKids.
AdoptUSKids provides a service to nonprofit organizations
that works with foster and adoptive families and offers valuable information
for prospective foster or adoptive parents. As part of the Adoption Exchange
Association, AdoptUSKids seeks to raise public awareness about foster care and
adoption for children placed in the US public child welfare system. The
organization also strives to connect foster and adoptive families to children.
Families or child welfare professional agencies can visit
AdoptUSKids.org for more information about issues related to foster children and
Adoption makes a difference in the lives of children and
teenagers who are currently in foster care. Many children in foster care are
moved from home to home until they are either adopted or they turn 18. Once a
child in foster care turns 18 they are out of the system and left on their own.
Finding good foster care families or adoptive parents is
important to foster children. By finding families, these children have a chance
to develop trust, do well in school, and grow up knowing they have a family who
will care for them. AdoptUSKids.org helps give foster children a fair chance at
On November 18, National Adoption Day will be observed and
our College of
Public Service invites you to learn more about issues related to adoption
or foster care by exploring AdoptUSKids.org or taking part in adoption
awareness events. Below are public service announcements AdoptUSKids.org
developed in partnership with the US Children’s Bureau and Ad Council. The tag
line of “You don’t have to be perfect to be a perfect parent” aims to motivate
and reassure prospective parents that they have the ability to provide the
stability and security that foster children need.
You can also click here to view children
in foster care talk about their experiences or how adoption changes a child’s
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