Our Mission

We are the connection between the children who wait in foster care and the families who adopt. We provide expertise and support before, during, and after the adoption process.

Meet Waiting Children

Heart Galleries

Heart Gallery portraits promote adoption awareness across the country with compelling exhibits introducing children who are waiting to be adopted by their "forever" families. Learn more

Special Events


Saturday, December 8

CHOICE Open Event

Come hang out with some amazing youth and explore the option of being a mentor! This event is for adults only so please do not...



Wednesday, June 19

Champions for Children Golf Classic

SAVE THE DATE June 19 and 20, 2019 The 28th Annual Champions for Children Golf Tournament will be held at the exclusive and picturesque Sanctuary Golf Course in...


Classes & Trainings

November 13 at 6:00pm MST


Colorado Adoption Information Class

Registration required. Due to the sensitive nature of the material being discussed and our... read more

November 14 at 9:00am MST


Western Slope TBRI® Caregiver Training Series: Introduction & Overview

This class is the first session of a four-part series in the Western Slope.

November 14 at 11:00am MST


Western Slope TBRI® Caregiver Training Series: Connecting Principles - addressing attachment

This class is the second session of a four-part series in the Western Slope.... read more

November 14 at 6:30pm MST


Foster Care Adoption Orientation (Webinar)

You are invited to participate in a webinar presented by Jessica Hartwig, Adoption... read more

How We Connect Children and Families


Children have joined their families since 1983


Children have families, since January 1, 2018


Children belong to a minority group


Children are 9 years or older

Where the Money Goes

The Adoption Exchange’s Impact Summaries and Annual Reports provide a snapshot of our accomplishments as we put our mission into action.

View our Annual Report >