In partnership with the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) and Fox 5 TV Atlanta, Wednesday’s Child is a successful program designed to increase the number of adoptions of children in Georgia’s foster care system. The children featured on Wednesday’s Child are those in the most urgent need of a home. Many of these children are over the age of eight and have been in foster care for some time and desperately need a permanent place to call home.
Georgia’s Adoption Photolisting website, It’s My Turn Now Georgia, features children who are looking for caring forever families to help make their dreams come true. To learn more about children who are available for adoption in the State of Georgia, Click Here.
To speak with someone about becoming a foster or adoptive parent
Contact the foster care and adoption recruitment intake line at 1-877-210-KIDS (5437)
Click Here to complete the Homes for Georgia’s Kids Inquiry Form
Wednesday’s Child Georgia
Wednesday's Child (WC) is Georgia's partnership with WAGA Fox 5 TV - Atlanta and the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services Permanency Unit. An award winning program with a proven track record of success, is a national campaign to increase the number of adoptions of children in foster care. The children featured on Wednesday’s Child are those in the most urgent need of a home. Many of these children are over the age of eight and have been in the foster care system for some time and desperately need a permanent place to call home.
Zion, born 12/04, is a friendly, sweet, caring and mentally independent boy who, though non-verbal, is able to communicate with his eyes and demonstrates having a good sense of humor. He enjoys watching TV and movies, and, when the weather is cool, going outside, going on walks and sitting at the park. At school, Zion is well behaved and enjoys his art and music classes. He is open to learning and demonstrates an ability to learn new tasks and comprehend new lessons in school. Zion is medically-fragile with developmental delays and speech/language impairment. He needs a loving and caring adoptive family who will provide him with the lifelong support he needs to include ongoing speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy and nursing assistance.
Learn more about Zion by visiting the Wednesday's Child website.
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