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All God’s Children was incorporated in 1997 in an effort to provide more adoption opportunities for the children who wait. All God’s Children is committed to preparing families for the challenges of adopting and fostering, matching families with waiting children and supporting families after a child is placed in the home and also assists in the placement of waiting children (adoption only) in state custody elsewhere in the United States.
Athens Pregnancy Center is a faith based non-profit organization who provides women experiencing unplanned pregnancies with resources to give them emotional, physical, spiritual, social, and medical support. They advocate for life and believe that every woman is valuable along with her circumstances and feelings about being pregnant.
Bethany Christian Services is a global nonprofit that brings families together and keeps them together through their adoption, foster care, and pregnancy counseling services. They are located in 36 states and many countries around the world, where they equip families to be what children need as Christ intended them to be.
Both Hands Foundation exists to serve orphans, widows, and Christian adoptive families and works to see the day that finances are not an obstacle for families who are led to adopt. They help Christian adoptive families fund their adoptions by coordinating a service project fundraiser to fix up a widow's home who is in need.
The Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO) unites over 180 organizations and churches worldwide to equip Christians to live out God's call to care for orphans. CAFO members come together to enhance adoption, foster care, and orphan care through initiatives and programs such as the Orphan Sunday campaign and the National Foster Care Initiative.
The Clarke Co. Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) investigates reports of child abuse, finds foster and adoptive homes for children who have been abused or neglected, helps low-income families by issuing SNAP, Medicaid, and TANF, and provides many other support services to assist families in need in Clarke County.
The Athens-Oconee Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children (CASA) exists to serve the hundreds of children in foster care in Clarke and Oconee Counties. Through CASA, trained volunteers advocate for the children in the court system, the social service systems, and community services to ensure that each child maintains their rights to an appropriate placement and transition to a permanent home.
Covenant Care Services is a Christian adoption and counseling agency based in Macon, GA that serves families and birthmothers across the state of Georgia. They work to show the love of Christ to the adoptive parents and birthmothers while placing children in two-parent, Christian homes.
Downtown Ministries is a non-profit organization that serves youth from the inner-city of Athens through programs and activities such as sports teams, after-school programs, and their school Downtown Academy. They strive to make an impact in the community by building relationship with the youth and their families through these programs that exemplify the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Lifeline Children's Services is a Christian, international and domestic adoption and foster care agency that seeks to equip believers to manifest the Gospel in the lives of orphaned or vulnerable children. They desire to place children in Christian families where they will become disciples and go on to make disciples and be part of transforming their communities.
Lifesong for Orphans is a non-profit organization that seeks to mobilize the Church to serve orphans through international orphan care programs, adoption, foster care, family preservation, and economic development. They help provide orphans all over the world with their basic needs, education, and Christian discipleship programs.
Promise686 is a non-profit organization in Georgia that equips families and churches to care for orphans and foster children. They strive to fulfill God's promise in Psalm 68:6 that He will place the lonely in families by reducing the barriers in adopting or fostering children, providing financial assistance, and education the community so that more children will have the opportunity to live in a nurturing home with a loving family.
Remember the One is a non-profit internet based site created to help any "one" in their stories of health, spiritual, or life issues. They provide people going through their hard journeys with the resources to connect, update, and share their stories so that no "one" will ever feel alone.
together for adoption
Together for Adoption exists to mobilize the church to serve in global orphan care because of our adoption in Christ as believers. They teach, train, and provide resources for churches on the theology behind adoption and why it is the proper foundation for orphan care ministry so that churches can participate in every aspect of orphan care (adoption, foster care, international orphan care, etc).
Uniting hope 4 children
Uniting Hope 4 Children is a faith based non-profit organization based in Georgia that works to recruit, train, and encourage foster families and care for abused and neglected children by placing them in loving homes. They support families through the entire process of foster care, whether it is reunification with biological families or placing children in adoptive families.