During the month of November we celebrate National Adoption Month and feature “30 Days of Amazing Children.” This campaign is a joint effort by the Governor’s Office of Adoption and Child Welfare and the Florida Department of Children and Families. “30 Days of Amazing Children” aims to educate Floridians about the adoption process and share stories of the amazing children available for adoption. At any given time there are as many as 800 children available for adoption, and there is a particular need for adoptive homes for teens, sibling groups, and special needs children. Please join us in this campaign to learn more about adoption and how you can make a difference in the life of a child.
View this year's Proclamation from Governor Rick Scott for Florida Adoption Month.
Here are the stories of children available for adoption and featured today.
Florida contracts with local partners to provide a variety of adoption and post adoption services.
Use the links below to find contacts in your area.
Florida's children come into foster care through no fault of their own.
When Florida's children in foster care are available for adoption, the legal rights of their biological parents have been terminated, and the children will never be returned to their birth parents.