Adoption

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.

Meet the Children

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) 
or
Click Here to complete the Homes for Georgia’s Kids Inquiry Form

Wednesday's Child

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.

Weekly Feature: Brian

Brian

Brian, born 2/08, is a sweet and mild-mannered Hispanic boy with a beautiful smile that shines when he hears his foster mother’s voice. He enjoys being read to, listening to soft music and being in all of his classes at school. Brian is medically fragile, blind, developmentally delayed and non-verbal. He needs a loving, patient and committed adoptive family who will provide him with the care, attention and nurturing environment he needs to continue to thrive.

Brian’s family will also need to support his desire to maintain his relationship with his current foster mom as well as his need for ongoing skilled in-home nursing services, occupational, speech and physical therapy, medical appointments and academic support.

Learn more about Brian by visiting the Wednesday's Child website.

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