Humans of New York Features Adoptive Parent

“I found myself in my forties and I’d never had children. And one night I was watching a show on television, and it was talking about how many older children are in foster care, and I decided . . .

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Coalition Commentary

Celebrate National Adoption Month in November! November is National Adoption Month, a time to raise awareness about the urgent need for adoptive families for children and youth in foster care. This year, National Adoption Month focuses on the adoption of older youth currently in foster care—because "We Never Outgrow the Need for Family." This theme calls attention to our nation's population of older youth in foster care who need loving, permanent families. Visit NYSCCC's Adoption Month page for resources and ideas to help your organization increase awareness about adoption and celebrate National Adoption Month in your community. Let us know about events your NYS agency or parent group is planning for Adoption Month 2015 and we will spread the word to others.
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