| Searching for Children
| Post-Adoption Support and Resources
Searching for Children
- Adoptions Together Heart Gallery
Heart Gallery featuring waiting foster children in D.C.
- Wednesday's Child
Videos featuring some of D.C.'s waiting children.
- WWK Recruiters
Scroll down and click on D.C. to view contact information for Wendy's Wonderful Kids Recruiters families may contact regarding D.C.'s waiting children.
- ICPC Information
Provides general information about ICPC process in D.C., including contact information for state ICPC offices.
Post-Adoption Support & Resources
- Adoption Assistance
Select District of Columbia to view more information on adoption assistance in D.C., courtesy of Child Welfare Information Gateway.
- Crisis Intervention Services
Provides contact information for 24-hour crisis line.
- Community and Government Resources
Adoptions Together compiled a list of local and government resources.
- Counseling Services
Adoptions Together provides families with post-adoption counseling, education, parent coaching, and support groups.
- Education & Training
Adoptions Together provides families with free and paid webinars to further their education and training.
- Maryland Therapists
List of therapists in Maryland.
- Saturday Respite Program
A respite program for families parenting children ages 8-14 with traumatic histories of abuse and neglect. The program is free, meets on the 2nd Saturday of every month from 10am-4pm. The goal is to provide parents with a break and allow children to develop positive peer relationships.
- Support and Training Events
A calendar of upcoming support and training events, hosted by Adoptions Together.
- State Subsidy Information
NACAC provides general information on adoption subsidies in D.C.
- Youth Programs
Interactive map allows you to locate federally funded youth programs for your child. Resources include mental health, bullying, mentoring, afterschool, and more.