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209 have families ~ since January 1, 2014

  • 59% are children of color
  • 67% are 9 years old or older
  • 19% are 14 years old or older

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missouri

Office Location

3437 Bridgeland Drive
Bridgeton, MO 63044
Phone (314) 291-3313
1-800-554-2222
Fax (314) 291-3373



Advisory Board




The Missouri Office of The Adoption Exchange is dedicated to helping waiting children in Missouri find safe, loving, permanent homes. In addition, we are here to assist adoptive families by providing resource information and referrals, support, advocacy and education.


Staff

Joanne Shelton
MO Director of Programs
Contact Joanne

Meredith Burkett
Program Assistant
Contact Meredith
Karen Wood
MO Special Events Coordinator
Contact Karen




State Member

Missouri DSS - Children's Division
Amy Martin
Program Manager

615 Howerton Court
Jefferson City, MO 65103
Phone (573) 526-8040
Fax (573) 526-3971
E-mail: Contact Missouri DSS - Children's Services
Web: http://www.dss.mo.gov/cd/adopt



Resources

→ Click here for a list of Licensed Child Placement Agencies and Adoptive
     Parent Support Groups
in Missouri
→ Click here for a list of the Adoption Specialists in all 50 states
→ Click here for a list of Member Private Child Placement Agencies
     of The Adoption Exchange



Happenings

View Full Calendar
Events Ι Classes

Adoption Options
Target Audience - Adoptive and Foster Families
Date - August 21, 2014
Time - 6:30 PM (Mountain)
Location - Online (Webinar)



2011 Missouri Heart Gallery



A Special Thank You to KSPR 33 in Springfield, MO.
Because of KSPR, children in foster care are able to find permanent adoptive homes through their Wednesday's Child segments.

Featured Story

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Missouri Programs

News Articles & Features

Publications

Wednesday's Child

Videos

Volunteer Opportunities

What's New


Traveling Heart Gallery puts a face on adoption needs.
By KansasCity.com 

Photo gallery provides face for children up for adoption in state.
By Brian Blackwell ~ Southeast Missourian

Newsletter

For more information or to help answer questions you can always contact the
Missouri Office directly at 314-291-3313 or 1-800-554-2222.


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