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Georgia Adoption Directory

Source: National Adoption Information Clearinghouse


State Agencies

Statewide Adoption Recruitment Line

Statewide Foster Care Recruitment Line

State Adoption Specialist
Georgia Department of Human Resources
Division of Children and Family Services, Office of Adoptions
Gail Greer
2 Peachtree Street NW, Suite 3-323
Atlanta, GA 30303-3142
(404) 657-3558
Fax: (404) 659-9498

State Foster Care Manager
Georgia Department of Human Resources
Division of Children and Family Services, State Foster Care Unit
Doris Walker
Two Peachtree Street NW, 18th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303-3142
(404) 657-3459
Fax: (404) 657-3415

State Licensing Specialist
Georgia Department of Human Resources
Office of Regulatory Services
Jo Cato


State ICPC Administrator
Georgia Department of Human Resources
Division of Family and Children Services, Office of Adoptions

State Adoption Exchange/State Photolisting Service
My Turn Now, Inc.


State Reunion Registry
Georgia Adoption Reunion Registry
Families First/Office of Adoptions

Attorney Referral Service
State Bar of Georgia
Toll Free: (800) 334-6865


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Local Public Agencies

Georgia Department of Family and Children's Services
Local Offices


Licensed Private Adoption Agencies

AAA Partners in Adoption

*Adopt An Angel International

Adoption Planning, Inc.

Adoption Services, Inc.
P.O. Box 155
Pavo, GA 31778
(912) 859-2654

All God's Children, Inc
1120 Athens Road
Winterville, GA 30683
(706) 742-7420

*Bethany Christian Services

Catholic Social Services, Inc.
Adoption Program
680 W. Peachtree Street, N.W.
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 881-6571

Edgewood Baptist Church, Inc.
New Beginning Adoption and Counseling Agency
1316 Wynnton Court, Suite A
Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 571-3346

Families First

Family Counseling Center/CSRA, Inc.
603 Ellis Street
Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 722-6512

*Genesis Adoptions

Georgia Association for Guidance, Aid, Placement and Empathy (AGAPE), Inc.
3094 Mercer University Drive, Suite 200
Atlanta, GA 30341
(404) 452-9995

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Georgia Baptist Children's Home and Family Ministries North Area (Palmetto)
9250 Hutchison Ferry Road
Palmetto, GA 30268
(770) 463-3344

Georgia Youth Advocate Program, Inc.

Greater Chattanooga Christian Services and Children's Home
744 McCallie Avenue, Suite 329
Chattanooga, TN 37403
(423) 756-0281
Fax: (423) 265-7326

*Hope for Children, Inc.

*Illien Adoptions International Inc.

Independent Adoption Center

Jewish Family Services, Inc.
Cradle of Love Adoption Counseling and Services
4549 Chamblee-Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, GA 30338-6210
(770) 955-8550

LDS Family Services
4823 North Royal Atlanta Drive
Tucker, GA 30084
(404) 939-2121

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Lutheran Ministries of Georgia Inc.

*Open Door Adoption Agency, Inc.

ROOTS Adoption Agency

The Giving Tree, Inc

*World Partners Adoption, Inc

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Adoptive/Foster Family Support Groups

Adoption Services, Inc. Parent Support Group
S.T.A.R.T. Parenting (Support the Adoptive Route to Parenting)
Linda Griggs
P.O. Box 155
Pavo, GA 31778
(912) 859-2654

Alliance of Single Adoptive Parents
(Metro Atlanta)
Sharyn Hailey
687 Kennolia Drive, S.W.
Atlanta, GA 30310-2363
(404) 755-3280

Beth Shumake
2769 Waters Edge Drive
Gainesville, GA 30504-3971

Brantley County Adoptive Parent Support Group
Mary Lee
(912) 462-5656

BREAK Project
Toya Sasser
3070 Pritchards Mill Terrace
Douglasville, GA 30135-6604
(770) 920-0120

Carroll-Douglas Adoptive Families Together (C-DRAFT)
Marsha Clark
P.O. Box 1135
Douglasville, GA 30133
(770) 949-0132
Fax: (770) 489-3035

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Central Savannah River Area Council on Adoptable Children (CSRA-COAC)
Tammra Nelson Marsh
4046 Pinnacle Way
Hephizibah, GA 30815-8710
(706) 790-5985

Cradle of Love/Jewish Family & Career Services
Stars of David International Inc.

CSRA Foster/Adoption Organization
Judy Snipes
3739 Roscommon North
Martinez, GA 30907
(706) 863-6241
Fax: (706) 863-7113

Early County Adoption Support Group
Nancy Mock
P.O. Box 747
Blakely, GA 31723
(912) 723-4331

Families By Choice
Valerie Young
195 Ashton Drive
Macon, GA 31220
(912) 474-6348
Fax: (912) 743-0964

Families with Children from China

Flint River Adoptive Parent Support Group
Spalding County DFCS
Marcia Raleigh
411 E. Solomon Street
Griffin, GA 30223
(770) 228-1386
Toll Free: (800) 299-2038

Foster Parent Association Group
Lorraine Adams
P.O. Box 155
Douglasville, GA 30133
(770) 942-0219
Fax: (770) 489-8382

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Georgia Council on Adoptable Children (GA COAC)
Linda Price
3559 London Road
Atlanta, GA 30341
(770) 986-0760

Lanier Families Through Adoption
Kim German
1915 Ridge Gate Drive
Cumming, GA 30131
(770) 844-0031
Fax: (770) 844-9049

Lowndes Area Adoption Support Group
Seletha Willis
P.O. Box 372
Valdosta, GA 31603-0372
(912) 241-9293

Lutheran Ministries of Georgia
Heart to Heart Adoption Services

My Turn Now and North American Council on Adoptable Children Representative

One Church, One Child Program, Inc.
Clint DeLoach
P.O. Box 115238
Atlanta, GA 30310
(404) 766-0383
Toll Free: (800) 662-3651

Parents of Adopted Children
Margie Bohannon
5622 Fairmont Highway SE
Calhoun, GA 30701

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RESOLVE of Atlanta, Inc.

Roots Adoptive Parent Support Group

Single Women Adopting Children
(404) 730-4593

Single Women Adopting Children
Johannah Smith
865 Whitehall Way
Roswell, GA 30076
(770) 640-0495

Sowega Six Adoptive Parents Group
Brenda Reddick
345 Duke-Wells Road
Bainbridge, GA 31717
(912) 248-2420

Stars of David
Judy Golden
4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Road
Dunwoody, GA 30338

Stars of David

Washington County Alliance of Adoptive Parents
Dawn Krueger
P.O. Box 108
Sandersville, GA 31082

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Search Support Groups

Adoptee Birthparent Connection
P.O. Box 851
Rosewell, GA 30077
(770) 642-9063

Adoptee's Search Network
3317 Spring Creek Drive
Conyers, GA 30208

Adoption Angles & Extensions
Susan Russell
4565 Pond Lane
Marietta, GA 30066

Adoption Beginnings
2550-320 Sandy Plains Road, #275
Marietta, GA 30066

Adoption Connection of Georgia
1469 Raider Drive
Dalton, GA 30720

Atlanta Birthparent/Adoptee
Hammond Park Communicty Center
6005 Glenridge Drive
Atlanta, GA 30328
(770) 422-6486

Bridges in Adoption Connection
6810 Wright Road
Atlanta, GA 30328

Concerned United Birthparents
Joann Howard
3374 Aztec Road, #35 C
Doraville, GA 30340

Families First
1105 West Peachtree Street, NE, P.O. Box 7948 Station C
Atlanta, GA 30357
(404) 853-2800

HomeBASE (Birthparents & Adoptees Supportive Environment)
Rick Derby
4245 Match Point Drive
Augusta, GA 30909

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