Makayla is an outgoing teenager who likes to spend time outside and dreams of going to college and becoming a nurse.
The White House shows its support for National Adoption Month.
Read the 2020 Presidential Proclamation.
Virtual National Adoption Month Celebration 2020
Features successful stories of adoptive parents and teens adopted from foster care.
Watch the event now.
Adoption Excellence Awards
Recognize outstanding accomplishments in achieving permanency for America's children waiting in foster care.
See the 2020 awardees.
Adoption From Foster Care Ad Campaign
You can’t imagine the reward of adopting a teen!
Watch the public service announcements.
ALL-IN Foster Adoption Challenge
Encourages partnerships to find permanent families for children and youth waiting for adoption.
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The Children's Bureau, within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, funds
National Adoption Month initiative each November through a partnership with AdoptUSKids
and Child Welfare Information Gateway.