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 wiith compelling exhibits introducing children who are waiting to be adopted by their "forever" families. Learn more

Special Events

NV

Tuesday, December 6

Las Vegas Wednesday’s Child Special

Brought to you by CBS8 Las Vegas News Now. Please watch the news at the below dates and times for stories about The Adoption Exchange...

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CO

Wednesday, December 7

Building Connections: A Profile Party

Caseworkers and Adoption Recruiters from six counties will present youth on their caseload who are currently waiting for an adoptive family. Come listen, ask questions...

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Classes & Trainings

December 5 at 6:00pm MST

COFamilies

CHOICE Program & Advocacy Training

The CHOICE Program & Advocacy Training is the next step to becoming an approved... read more

December 7 at 6:00pm MST

COFamilies

Building Connections: A Profile Party

Caseworkers and Adoption Recruiters from six counties will present youth on their caseload who... read more

December 10 at 10:00am MST

CO

Forgiveness Workshop for Teens

**Lunch will be provided FAQ’s regarding this training: Can youth attend on... read more

How We Connect Children and Families

8,422

Children have joined their families since 1983

243

Children have families, since January 1, 2016

58%

Children belong to a minority group

76%

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.

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