It’s never too late for family.

Voices of Parents

Unplanned Parenthood

  November 6, 2015

“Sometimes adults don’t know what’s best…Asking the youth what their needs are — that’s the biggest thing that should happen. They’re the experts.” So says Naimah Johnson in an article, published November 1, 2015 in the Associated Press, on “Foster-care agencies step up efforts on behalf of LGBT youth“. Read the full story of Naimah’s […]

Meet the Jacksons

  October 20, 2014

“Making a lifetime commitment to a teen isn’t something we decided, it was something that we just did,” reflects Chester Jackson, an adoptive father of three teens. “This whole ‘permanent homes for teens’ thing kind of found me!” he jokes. Chester received a call from his college buddy Pat O’Brien nearly 23 years ago inviting […]

Meet Denise and Her Kids

  October 11, 2011

Denise Royal was single and looking for the right person to start a traditional kind of family, when she saw a Wednesday’s Child segment in 2001 She watched the teenager featured, and thought, ‘I have an extra room.

Meet Paul and His Family

  October 11, 2011

‘I knew a young man who needed a family.’ For Paul Snellgrove, it was almost that simple.