Foster Care/ Adoption


There is such a huge need for healthy stable individuals, couples or families to foster care and/or adopt in our area. Please learn more about our local organizations and how you can get involved.

Local Organizations

Agape Village – (925) 866-3020
Agape Villages mobilizes community resources to provide quality homes and innovative solutions to disadvantaged children and their families to meet their needs, maximize their potential and lead toward a better and brighter future.

Aspiranet – (209) 669-2577, (877) 380-4376
Community-based organization offering Californians a network of innovative and multi-faceted services that enhance the lives of over 10,000 families each year by creating permanent, lifelong connections for children and families.

Bethany Christian Services – (209) 522-5121
Bethany helps families interested in adopting children both nationally or internationally by evaluating what types of adoption may match your family best, guide you through the adoption process, and answer any questions you may have.

California Kids Connection
California Kids Connection features California foster children who need permanent, loving, adoptive families.

Family Connections Christian Adoptions – (209) 524-8844
Our full-service, Hague-accredited agency can provide home studies and post-placement services for international, domestic, and foster care adoptions, as well as birth parent relinquishments, ICPC processing, conversion of guardianship to adoption, and other assistance related to your adoption hopes and dreams.

Koinonia Family Services – (209) 577-3737
Koinonia works in cooperation with Stanislaus county social service agencies who remove children from their homes due to neglect, abandonment, abuse, delinquency, guardian absence or voluntary placement. Our team will assess their needs to determine the most appropriate home or program.

Safe Harbor Family Services – (209) 491-5400
At Safe Harbor, we are motivated to offer a beacon of stability and comfort to any child, whether still in the foster care system, or emancipated by working to provide after-placement assistance and training to help every child reach their fullest potential.

Sierra Vista Child & Family Services – (209) 491-0872
Sierra Vista can provide you with the tools and training to become a certified Foster/Adopt Parent. Our Foster/Adopt Program is your opportunity to open your heart and home to a child needing the loving care of a family.

Stanislaus County Foster Care Adoptions – (209) 558-3718
The foster care adoption system provides a safe environment for displaced young victims and helps to naturally integrate the children into nonviolent family living situations. We are searching for families to give them a loving nurturing home in which to grow!

Uplift Family Services – (209) 523-3710
Uplift Family Services takes a state-of-the-art approach to children and youth with complex behavioral health challenges: We combine research-based behavioral health services with a family-centered effort to identify and address the social and other needs of the family.


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