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Washington Adoption Directory

Source: National Adoption Information Clearinghouse


State Agencies

State Adoption Specialist
Washington Department of Social and Health Services
Children's Administration
Lonnie Locke
PO Box 45713
Olympia, WA 98504
(360) 902-7959
Fax: (360) 902-7903
World Wide Web:

Washington Department of Social and Health Services
Children's Administration
Pam Kramer
P.O. Box 45713
Olympia, WA 98504
(360) 902-7968
Fax: (360) 902-7903
World Wide Web:

State Foster Care Manager
Washington Department of Social and Health Services
Division of Children & Family Services
Celeste Carey
PO Box 45710, 14th & Jefferson OB-2
Olympia, WA 98504
(360) 902-7986
Fax: (360) 902-7903

State Licensing Specialist
Washington Department of Social and Health Services
Division of Licensed Resources
Susan Corwin
PO Box 45700
Olympia, WA 98504
(360) 902-8009

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State ICPC Administrator
Washington Department of Social and Health Services
Children's Administration
PO Box 45711
Olympia, WA 98504-5710
(360) 902-7984
Fax: (360) 902-7903

State Adoption Exchange/State Photolisting Service
Northwest Adoption Exchange
600 Stewart Street, Suite 1313
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 441-6822
Toll Free: (800) 927-9411
Fax: (206) 441-7281
World Wide Web:

Attorney Referral Service
Washington State Bar Association
2101 Fourth Avenue, Fourth Floor
Seattle, WA 98121-2330
(206) 443-9722
Toll Free: (800) 945-9722
Fax: (206) 727-8320
World Wide Web:

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Local Public Agencies

Washington Department of Social and Health Services
Region 6 - Community Service Office
Counties Served: Clallam, Clark, Cowlitz, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, Klickitat, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Skamania, Thurston, Wahkiakum
112 Henry Street NE, 3rd Floor, PO Box 45450
Olympia, WA 98504-5450
(360) 753-4148
Fax: (360) 586-6367
World Wide Web:

Washington Department of Social and Health Services
Region 5 - Community Service Office
Counties Served: Kitsap, Pierce
2121 South State, 1st Floor West
Tacoma, WA 98405-2844
(253) 593-2300
Fax: (253) 593-2233
World Wide Web:

Washington Department of Social and Health Services
Region 4 - Community Service Office
Counties Served: King
400 Mercer Street, Suite 600
Seattle, WA 98109-4641
(206) 272-2140
Fax: (206) 298-4601
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Washington Department of Social and Health Services
Region 3 - Community Service Office
Counties Served: Island, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, Whatcom
840 North Broadway, Suite 300
Everett, WA 98201-1295
(425) 339-3995
Fax: (425) 339-3888
World Wide Web:

Washington Department of Social and Health Services
Region 2 - Community Service Office
Counties Served: Benton, Columbia, Franklin, Kittitas, Walla Walla, Yakima
1002 North 16th Avenue, PO Box 9428
Yakima, WA 98909
(509) 225-7900
Fax: (509) 575-2903
World Wide Web:

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Licensed Private Adoption Agencies

*Adoption Advocates International
401 East Front Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362
(360) 452-4777
Fax: (360) 452-1107
World Wide Web:

*Americans Adopting Orphans
12345 Lake City Way NE, #2001
Seattle, WA 98125
(206) 524-5437
Fax: (206) 527-2001
World Wide Web:

Catholic Children and Family Services of Walla Walla
Drumheller Building, Suite 418
Walla Walla, WA 99362
(509) 525-0572
World Wide Web: httpo://

Catholic Children's Services of Northwest Washington
1133 Railroad Ave, Suite 100
Bellingham, WA 98226
(360) 733-5800

Catholic Community Services
100 23rd Avenue South
Seattle, WA 98144
(206) 323-1950

Catholic Family and Child Service
1023 Riverside Ave
Spokane, WA 99201
(509) 358-4260

Catholic Family and Child Service of Wenatchee
23 S. Wenatchee, #209
Wenatchee, WA 98801
(509) 663-3182

Catholic Family and Child Service of Yakima
5301-C Tieton Drive
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 965-7108

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Catholic Family and Child Services
2139 Van Giesen
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 946-4645

*Children of the Nations International Adoptions, Inc.
P.O. Box 3970
Silverdale, WA 98383
(360) 598-5437
World Wide Web:

*Children of the Nations International Adoptions, Inc.
P.O. Box 3970
Silverdale, WA 98383
(360) 598-5437
World Wide Web:

Children's Home Society of Washington
Regional Headquarters
3300 NE 65th Street, Box 15190
Seattle, WA 98115-0190
(206) 695-3200
World Wide Web:

*Children's House International
P.O. Box 1829
Ferndale, WA 98248
(360) 380-5370
Fax: (360) 312-8404
World Wide Web:

*Faith International Adoptions
535 E Dock Street, Suite 103
Tacoma, WA 98402
(253) 383-1928
Fax: (253) 572-6662
World Wide Web:

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*International Children's Care
2711 NE 134th Street
Vancouver, WA 98682
(360) 573-0429
Toll Free: (800) 422-7729
Fax: (360) 573-0491
World Wide Web:

Lutheran Community Services North West
Symons Building, Suite 200
Spokane, WA 99204
(509) 747-8224
World Wide Web:

Lutheran Community Services North West
433 Minor Avenue N
Seattle, WA 98109
(206) 694-5700
World Wide Web:

Lutheran Social Services of Washington, Southeast Area
3321 Kennewick Ave
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 735-6446

Medina Children's Services
123 16th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
(206) 260-1700
Toll Free: (800) 239-9238
Fax: (206) 260-1777
World Wide Web:

*New Hope Child and Family Agency
2611 N.E. 125th Street, Suite 146
Seattle, WA 98125
(206) 363-1800
Fax: (206) 363-0318
World Wide Web:

*World Association for Children and Parents (WACAP)
PO Box 88948
Seattle, WA 98138
(206) 575-4550
Fax: (206) 575-4148
World Wide Web:

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Adoptive/Foster Family Support Groups

Aberdeen Parent Support Group
Jenny Goeres
755 Wenzel Slough Road
Elma, WA 98541

Adoption Support for King's Kids
Marcine Hutchins
6103 Gross Road Northwest
Bremerton, WA 98312
(206) 377-6577

Adoptive Families Group
Children's Home Society - Tacoma
201 South 34th Street
Tacoma, WA 98408
(253) 472-3355

Adoptive Families of S. Puget Sound
Josie Silver
10106 63rd Avenue, Court E
Puyallup, WA 98373
(253) 565-6493

Adoptive Families United
Rose Bailey
1537 Northeast 92nd Street
Seattle, WA 98115
(206) 527-0425

Adoptive Parent Group
c/o Catholic Community Services
Bellingham, WA 09225
(206) 733-5800

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Advocates for Single Adoptive Parents
Esther Harmon
11634 S.E. 49th Street
Bellevue, WA 98006
(425) 644-4761

Advocates for Single Adoptive Parents - NW
Joyce Hamack
5706 NE 204th Street
Kenmore, WA 98028
(425) 485-6770

Assocaiton of Single Adoptive Parents
Joyce Hamack
5706 Northeast 204th Street
Seattle, WA 98155
(206) 485-6770

Becoming Adoptive Parents - CEAS
10021 Holman Road
Seattle, WA 98177
(206) 789-0883

Cle Elum/Ellensburg Parents Group
Cindy Reynolds
113 West 4th Street
Cle Elum, WA 98922

Families with Children Adopted from Bulgaria
Terry Mandeville
7933 Northeast 124th Street
Kirkland, WA 98034
(425) 823-8018
World Wide Web:

Families with Children Adopted from China
Lynne Perkins
1719 Northeast 90th Street
Seattle, WA 98115
(206) 523-4173

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FAS Family Resource Inst.
Vicky McKinney
P.O. Box 2525
Lynnwood, WA 98036
(253) 531-2878
Fax: (253) 531-2668
World Wide Web:

Foster Parent Association of Washington
Margie Leon'Gaitan
P.O. Box 2035
Lynnwood, WA 98036
(425) 742-2371
Fax: (425) 742-0431

Friends in Adoption
Debbie Allman
1717 F Court Southwast
Auburn, WA 98002
(253) 939-5664

Friends in Adoption Support Group
P.O. Box 659
Auburn, WA 98071-0659

GASP - for Adolescent Adoptees
P.O. Box 24
Duvall, WA 98019
(206) 788-1710

Goldendale Adoptive Parent Group
Alice DeHart
490 Pine St. Extention
Goldendale, WA 98620

Guatemalan North American Adoptive Families
Sandra Welch
2810 - 1st Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98109
(206) 285-6254

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Jefferson County Adoption Group
Chris Little
132 - 35th Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368
(360) 385-5335

Kitsap Adoption Group
Marilyn Wistrand
5219 Northeast Falcon Ridege Lane
Poulsbo, WA 98370
(360) 697-2997

Korean Identity Development Society
8315 Lake City Way Northeast, #120
Seattle, WA 98115
(206) 340-0937

Los Ninos de Colombia
Charlotte Abrams
129 Northwest 50th
Seattle, WA 98107
(206) 827-7152

MT State Foster and Adoption
Mindy Twibey
P.O. Box 169
Colton, WA 99113
(509) 229-3279
Toll Free: (509) 229-3279

Northend/Eastside Parents Group
Jane McGrath
10622 Northeast 123rd Street
Kirkland, WA 98034

Northwest Family and Children Services
Marianne Yamashita
1303 South 2nd Street
Mt. Vernon, WA 98273
(360) 336-5244

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Okanogan Valley Adoptive Parents
Cozette Buzzard
P.O. Box 3002
Omak, WA 98841
(509) 826-2820

Omak Parents Support Group
Janet Allen
P.O. Box 1065
Omak, WA 98841

One Church, One Child
Gwendolyn Townsend
210 Park Avenue North
Renton, WA 98055-1707
(425) 235-4772
Fax: (425) 988-0101
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Parents for Adopted Romanian Children
Kellie Preston
1036 Euclid Avenue
Edmonds, WA 98020
(206) 337-0592

Parents of Adopted Children
Liz Smithson
112 Grant Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362
(206) 452-4757

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Precious Connections
Patti Beasley
9185 Spargur Loop Road
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
(206) 340-0937

PRIDE: Native American Adoptive Parents
P.O. Box 24
Duvall, WA 98019
(206) 788-1710

Program for Early Parent Support
4649 Sunnyside Avenue North, #324
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 547-8570

RESOLVE of Washington State
P.O. Box 31231
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 524-7257

San Juan Island Support Group
Barbara Griffin
P.O. Box 267
Eastsound, WA 98245

Sharing Activities Regarding India
Leslie Dobias
2031 - 216th Place Northeast
Sammamish, WA 98053
(425) 868-6259

South King County Parent Support Group
Barbara Mickelson
4405 - 175th Avenue, East
Sumner, WA 98390

South Whidbey Island Support Group
Linda Gabalein
2140 East Milman Road
Langley, WA 98260

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Barbara Wilson
5581 - 2nd Avenue
Fendale, WA 98248
(206) 384-0629

Stars of David
7212 - 54th Avenue South
Seattle, WA 98118
(206) 364-8270

Support Group for Gay & Lesbian Parents
3300 NE 65th Street
Seattle, WA 98115

Touched by Adopiton
405 Denny Building
Walla Walla, WA 99362
(509) 529-2130

Unlimited Parents
Anne Spivey
840 North Broadway MSN 31-10
Everett, WA 98201
(206) 339-4817

Yakima Parent Support Group
404 South 37th Avenue
Yakima, WA 98902

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Search Support Groups

Adoption Resource Center of Children's Home Society of Washington
Northwest Branch
3300 Northeast 65th Street
Seattle, WA 98115
(206) 524-6020
World Wide Web:

Adoption Search and Counseling Consultants
6201 15th Avenue, N.W., #P210
Seattle, WA 98107
(206) 782-4491
World Wide Web:

Adoption Search and Reconciliation
Shea Grimm
Renon, WA

Concerned United Birthparents
Irene Dilley
10014 Northeast 35th Street
Vancouver, WA 98662

Open Arms
6816-135 Court, NE
Redmond, WA 98052

Search and Reconciliation
14320 South East 170
Renton, WA 98058

Washington Adoptees Rights Movement (WARM)
Diane Sams
Route 1 -- Box 101
Spangler, WA 99031

Washington Adoptees Rights Movement (WARM)
Robin Norman
408 S.W. 175th Place
Seattle, WA 98166-3758

Washington Adoptees Rights Movement (WARM)
Jane Belt
P.O. Box 2667
Olympia, WA 98507

Washington Adoptees Rights Movement (WARM)
Marilyn Dean
9901 S.E. Shoreland Drive
Bellevue, WA 98004

Washington Adoptees Rights Movement (WARM)
Debbie Lewis
20 Hall Avenue
Yakima, WA 98902

Washington Adoptees Rights Movement (WARM)
5950 Sixth Avenue, South, Suite 107
Seattle, WA 98108-2317
(206) 767-9510

Washington Adoptees Rights Movement (WARM)
Richard Hastings
1119 Peacock Lane
Burlington, WA 98233

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