Become an Adoptive Parent
Sometimes the parents of children placed into foster care are unable to reunify with their children. In these circumstances, children and teens need strong, loving, and above all permanent families to adopt them.
To learn more about adopting a child through Graham Windham, please contact:
Phone: 718-875-1167 ext. 320
|Meet children currently waiting to be adopted|
An Adoption Success Story: Isaiah
Watch the video below to learn more about this wonderful success story which was featured in NBC 4’s segment of “Wednesday’s Child”!
View more videos at: http://nbcnewyork.com.
Monthly Adoption Group Meetings
Join us for our upcoming Adoption Group Meetings to learn more about the process of adoption, post-adoption services, and Family Team Conferences. (Participation in meetings will count toward training hours.)
Below are the upcoming Adoption Group Meetings; refreshments will be served. The next theme of our adoption group meeting will be “Documentation” and as our special guest we will have Adoption Attorney and Adoption Parent Advocate, Ms. V. Tillery!
To RSVP, please call Ms. Selena at 917-386-2121 ext. 241 or Ms. Raju at 718-875-1167, ext. 320 or
Ms. Porter at 718-294-1715, ext. 502.
Friday, August 22, 2014, Bronx site
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
1946 Webster Avenue
Bronx, NY 10457
Monday, August 25, 2014, Brooklyn site
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
540 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217
*Please note that it is very important that you attend the adoption group meetings to learn about the process of adoption and what services are available to you after the adoption.
Learn More about the Adoption Process in New York City
Here are a few resources to help you learn more about adopting a child in New York.
Learn about the New York State Adoption Service (NYSAS), from the Office of Children & Family Services (OCFS)
The OCFS site also has information about adoption subsidies, the monthly maintenance payments that may be available based on the special needs of a child.
Learn about Becoming a Foster or Adoptive Parent in New York City, from the NYC Administration for Children’s Services (ACS)
Check out the AdoptUSKids website for more guidelines and information about adopting in New York State
For information about free adoption counseling, training, and other support, check out the Foster-Adoption Counseling, Education and Support (FACES) program at Spence-Chapin’s Adoption Resource Center.
For more information about Adoption Group Meetings, please contact:
917-386-2121 Ext. 241