Watch these real examples of forever families being made through adoption. These stories document the rewards and challenges, but most importantly, the life-long bonds forged between adoptive parents and older youth through adoption. Share these with families interested in adoption or older youth to help begin a conversation about the importance of family.
At Home With the Crenshaws
Watch and listen to this three-part video series that offers a behind-the-scenes look at the loving and dynamic Crenshaw family.
Foster Adoption Public Service Ads
AdoptUSKids & AdCouncil
Watch and listen to heartwarming Public Service Announcements from AdoptUSKids and the AdCouncil communicate the message that children in foster care don't need perfection, they need the commitment and love of a forever family.
Mary and Scott Lee: An Adoption Story
AdoptUSKids & Children's Bureau
Watch and listen to a father and daughter tell the story of building their relationship, how important it is for teens to believe there is a home for them, and the role of social workers in supporting the adoption of older youth.
A Story of Adoption
You Gotta Believe
Watch and listen to Joe, a single father, and his three adopted sons—Xavier, 20, John, 17, and Ronnie, 14—talk about how they have created a family together that is built on safety, support, and love.