Open your home, open your heart.
Become a foster or adoptive parent in Stanly County, NC
Foster a Child
Knowing they are in a safe place with people who truly care about them can sometimes make all the difference in the world to a child who is hurting.
Adopt a Child
All children need stability and a family they can count on through good times and challenging times.
More than 23,000 children will age out of the U.S. foster care system every year. Are you a teen in foster care? There are resources for you!
Stories from some of our foster and adoptive families
Children in Foster Care in NC*
Children awaiting adoption in NC*
Children awaiting adoption in NC for 2+ years
Stanly County DSS
Albemarle, North Carolina 28001
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