“Love on your kids while you have them. Be patient. The process takes time. You only have a small amount of time with them. Love on them every minute of that time."
~ Successful foster parent
As of November 2014, there are 292 children photo listed on MARE who are available for adoption without an identified adoptive family, and 87% of these children are over the age of 10.
When it comes to adoptive families, the greatest need is for families who can say yes to at least one of the following questions:
To help families understand why we highlight these needs, please visit MARE's statistic page to see the statistics of the type of children currently awaiting adoption without an identified adoptive family.
Due to the nature of the work we do, Judson Center upholds the privacy of the children, adults and families we serve. Therefore, photos and names may be changed to protect identity.