Upcoming Events
Save the Date for The Adoption Center’s 2019 Older Youth Matching Event

When: Saturday, March 23, 2019

Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Where: Philadelphia area, PA

An Older Youth Match Event is a fun, interactive day where prospective adoptive families and youth (12 years and older) in need of a permanent home can connect with one another. Only families with an approved home study/ family profile are eligible to attend. Games, prizes, and lunch provided.

The youth and family registration forms for the Adoption Center/SWAN Older Youth Matching event on March 23rd are now available online. You can access the forms via www.adopt.org

Please Join us for a March Forward Matching Event

Sponsored by the Adoption Coalition of Lancaster County

Spend the evening learning about children in Pennsylvania who are in need of permanent homes and connections.

When: Friday, March 8, 2019

Time: 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Where: Westminster Presbyterian Church
2151 Oregon Pike
Lancaster, PA 17601

Reservations: Agencies who wish to reserve a table should contact Christine Beahan: cbeahan@bethany.org
All waiting children must be registered in advance and must be accompanied by their CSR caseworker.

This is a free event for approved resource families. Refreshments will be served. Door prizes will be given out as well. We hope to see you there!

We have a group of teens who will turn 18 soon and are anxious to have a family adopt them.

They are: Emily C02AB74, Destiny C07AA27, Candy C07AD43, Hector C08AB10, Tara C09AE59, Justin C11AA27, Kai C13AA22, Xzaiver C20AB05, Chanel C22CB43, Paul C22CC35, Mick C22CD53, Nicole C23AB65, Heidi C28AB21, Hanna C33AA23, Crystal C36AA66, Michael C37AA10, Danielle C37AA43, Sean C39AD15, Savion C51BR93, Daniel C51BS57, Jerry C52AA12, Makayla C56AA25, Scarlett C56AA48, Tiffany C59AB15, Chloe C59AB37 & Erik C59AB46. They won't be children much longer, but they will always need a family.

Is there a place in your home for them?

Read more about these teens in the Photo Album. Using the Search feature, type in the ID number to find their page.

Make their next birthday a REALLY BIG CELEBRATION!!
Save the Date:

Carnival of Love Matching Event

Hosted by The Children's Home of Reading

When: Friday, April 12, 2019

Time: 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Where: Cardy Campus
1040 Nicolls Street
Reading, PA


Register by April 1st to Jaimie Berman at 610-478-8266 or JBermann@choreading.org
The Bair Foundation’s Sweet Treats Adoption Matching Event

When: Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Time: 5:00-7:30 PM

Where: Orchard Hill Church
2551 Brandt School Road
Wexford, PA 15090

Waiting Families, Waiting Youth, and Agencies, come interact, engage in crafts & games, enjoy good food, and indulge in “Sweet Treats”

Who Should Attend:
Approved foster and adoptive families
Agency workers and waiting youth
Agency representatives (table displays)

To RSVP: Email sweettreats@bair.org by February 8th (Note to Families: Please have your agency worker complete your RSVP).

Tom Wolf, Governor / Commonwealth of Pennsylvania