During the month of November we celebrated National Adoption Month by featuring “30 Days of Amazing Children.” This campaign was a joint effort by the Governor’s Office of Adoption and Child Welfare and the Florida Department of Children and Families. 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.
We are extending this event through the month of December to showcase these amazing 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.
Here are the stories of children available for adoption and featured today.
Adoption provides unique opportunities to change children's lives and enrich the life of the adoptive parent or family that welcomes them in. Adopting one of Florida's children from foster care offers many special benefits.
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.