It’s never too late for family.

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You Gotta Believe is the only NYC Metro organization that exclusively focuses on finding permanent families for young adults, teens, and pre-teens in foster care. Find out why »

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Voices for the Voiceless
Voices for the Voiceless: 2nd Annual
 September 12, 2016
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Adopting Teens
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A Story Of Adoption
The Toles Family

Meet the Toles family of Xavier, adopted at 18, Ronnie, adopted at 14 and John, adopted at age 17, by Joe Toles, dad.

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Our Advocacy Efforts Don’t Stop in New York State

Our advocacy and consulting encourages efforts to make finding permanent families for teens a top priority.

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