Adoption Month with Connecting Hearts

Connecting Hearts is gearing up for a wonderful Adoption Month in 2016! We have awareness campaigns, a summit for professionals, and an adoption celebration already in the works! More updates coming soon! To see what we did for Adoption Month in 2015, head here. To view links of all of the adoption initiatives for that state click here: http://www.dss.virginia.gov/nam/.

Our Efforts

30 Kids in 30 Days

Meet just a few of the over 700 kids in Virginia waiting
to be foster-to-adopted!! 


Call us  for more information on giving them a permanent, loving home!

30 Kids in 30 Days Campaign

 

Here are
just a few facts:

* There are over 4000 youth in foster care

* There are over 600 youth who are legally free for adoption which is a significant improvement from last year

* There are over 200 youth are awaiting finalization.

*The majority of foster care youth available range in age from 4-12 years of age.

*VDSS is working collaboratively with our former State Adoption Champion, Deborah J. Johnston’s charity, Connecting Hearts, to promote foster care youth for adoption, educate staff from local departments of social services and community partners.

* Post Adoption services are available in each of the five regions across the commonwealth for adoptive families and adopted youth.

*The Adoption Through Collaborative Partnerships contract assisted LDSS by serving over 850 youth and finalizing 266 adoptions last year, meeting 84% of their goals and moving foster youth to permanency.

 

Check here to see more kids available for foster-to-adoption!

 

Finding a permanent and loving home for every child in Virginia

Adoption Month


Adoption Month with Connecting Hearts

Connecting Hearts is gearing up for a wonderful Adoption Month in 2016! We have awareness campaigns, a summit for professionals, and an adoption celebration already in the works! More updates coming soon! To see what we did for Adoption Month in 2015, head here. To view links of all of the adoption initiatives for that state click here: http://www.dss.virginia.gov/nam/.

Our Efforts

30 Kids in 30 Days

Meet just a few of the over 700 kids in Virginia waiting
to be foster-to-adopted!! 


Call us  for more information on giving them a permanent, loving home!

30 Kids in 30 Days Campaign

 

Here are
just a few facts:

* There are over 4000 youth in foster care

* There are over 600 youth who are legally free for adoption which is a significant improvement from last year

* There are over 200 youth are awaiting finalization.

*The majority of foster care youth available range in age from 4-12 years of age.

*VDSS is working collaboratively with our former State Adoption Champion, Deborah J. Johnston’s charity, Connecting Hearts, to promote foster care youth for adoption, educate staff from local departments of social services and community partners.

* Post Adoption services are available in each of the five regions across the commonwealth for adoptive families and adopted youth.

*The Adoption Through Collaborative Partnerships contract assisted LDSS by serving over 850 youth and finalizing 266 adoptions last year, meeting 84% of their goals and moving foster youth to permanency.

 

Check here to see more kids available for foster-to-adoption!

 

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Richmond, Virginia 23226

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804-308-5946
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