Meet Our Waiting Families.
Our families are educated and pre-approved to adopt and are ready to get to know you and your hopes and wishes for your child.
LGBTQIA+ Individuals & Families
Adoption STAR has received the HRC All Children-All Families Seal in Supporting and Serving LGBTQ Youth and Families. All Children-All Families rates child welfare agencies and their policies and practices towards LGBTQ clients and LGBTQ employees. Adoption STAR has successfully achieved all applicable benchmarks for the highest tier recognition, known as INNOVATOR. Adoption STAR truly welcomes LGBTQ individuals and families.
Answers To Your Common Questions
What does Adoption STAR offer?
Why should I work with Adoption STAR?
Who are the children?
What is required for the home study?
Though a home study is required by law prior to an adoption placement, Adoption STAR conducts it’s home studies in a way in which they are not viewed as just a “stamp of approval” to adopt. The home study includes visits with a social worker and pre-adoption educational classes.
What paperwork is required for the home study?
You deserve the opportunity to talk about all of your options, and to be able to do so without guilt, fear, or judgment.
Is Older Child Adoption for You?
Jahaad is an 11 year old child with a vibrant spirit! He loves to smile, laugh, sing, dance and just be in the company of others...
Soft-spoken and laid-back, Paul wants to be a billionaire someday. The fact that science and math are his favorite subjects...
He is an active and energetic 13-year-old who loves sports and likes to give hugs. Aidan also enjoys playing board games and video games...
Chris is an active 15-year-old who enjoys horses and horseback riding. When he is not riding horses he loves video games,...
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Saturday, May 2, 2020, 6pm
Atrium @ Rich's, 1 Robert Rich Way, Buffalo, NY 14213
Please consider making a donation to help support our many wonderful departments and programs for domestic and international adoption. You may earmark your donation for any program, such as the international humanitarian aid projects that Adoption STAR supports.
Adoption STAR holds regular events from trainings to fun nights with the whole family!
How does adoption affect your life? Our blog will introduce adoption and related topics
that impact our daily lives.