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

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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...

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Wednesday, June 21

Building Connections: A Profile Party

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

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Classes & Trainings

June 6 at MST

OnlineCOFamilies

While You Wait - Two-Part Webinar Series

This is a two-part webinar series. Please be sure to register for both parts: ... read more

June 13 at 6:00pm MST

COFamilies

Colorado Adoption Information Class

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

June 21 at 6:00pm MST

COFamilies

Building Connections: A Profile Party

Caseworkers and Adoption Recruiters will present youth on their caseload who are currently waiting... read more

How We Connect Children and Families

8,523

Children have joined their families since 1983

73

Children have families, since January 1, 2017

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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