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, June 17

CHOICE Open Event

CHOICE is hosting an Open Event on June 17, 2017 from 10:00 am- 1:00 pm Come hang out with some amazing youth and explore the option of being a...



Wednesday, June 21

Home is Where The Heart Is

Please join us for an evening of tasty food & beverage, amazing live & silent auction items, and entertainment. This event is a pre-party for...


Classes & Trainings

April 27 at 6:00pm MST


CHOICE Orientation Webinar

Registration is now open.

May 5 at 9:30am MST

May 9 at 6:00pm MST


Colorado Adoption Information Class

Due to the sensitive nature of the material being discussed and our staffing accommodations,... read more

May 17 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, 2017


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 >