Get Help & Support – Foster Care & Adoption


What happens to kids during childhood shapes who they become as adults. Today we say #ItsTime to change the way we represent, treat, and protect our children in America. All kids deserve a good chance at life! It starts in childhood.

State Foster Care Contacts List

Go to to find contact information for State officials and other State-specific foster care information.

Additional Help Resources


Reporting Child Abuse


Click for References & Sources

  1. The Impact of Placement Stability on Behavioral Well-being for Children in Foster Care. David M. Rubin, Amanda L.R. O’Reilly, Xianqun Luan, A. Russell Localio.
  2. US National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, The Physical & Mental Health of Children in Foster Care.
  3. Child Welfare Information Gateway. Supporting Youth Transitioning Out of Foster Care.
  4. Institute for Research on Poverty. What We Know About the Effects of Foster Care. Retrieved From:
  5. Adoption and the effect on children’s development, Dana E.Johnson.
  6. Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System #24 | October 2017
  7. Child Welfare Outcomes 2009-2012 Report to Congress