Meet our Kids features children mostly between the ages of 7 and 16 who are waiting for adoption in New York State. Some children have special physical, emotional, mental or learning needs, and presently live in foster care or group care settings; some are in sibling groups who need homes together.
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ACS is proud to partner with Heart Gallery NYC to feature beautiful photographs taken by notable photographers of our children in need of families and a place to call home. In 2017, launched the project, "Beyond the Photo: See Me, Know Me" to feature 50 young people throughout the year.
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Wednesday's Child is a national campaign to increase adoptions of children in foster care sponsored by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. Wednesday's Child is an award-winning program that began in Washington, D.C. in 1992 and in April 1999 in New York City. Wednesday's Child is hosted by NBC meteorologist Janice Huff several times a year.
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