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.
Joseph, born 9/01, is an outgoing, articulate and outspoken Caucasian teen with a good sense of humor who loves to help others and makes friends easily. He enjoys playing basketball, football, and video games. He also enjoys listening to music, taking good care of his tennis shoe collection and learning about science. Joseph looks forward to being adopted by a loving family who will provide him with the attention, encouragement and nurturing environment he needs to continue to thrive . His family will also need to support his desire to maintain his relationship with his brother, who has been planned for separately, as well as his need for ongoing therapy and tutoring.
Learn more about Joseph by visiting the Wednesday's Child website.
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