Upcoming Events
Save the Date for The Adoption Center’s 2019 Older Youth Matching Event

When: Saturday, March 23, 2019

Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Where: Philadelphia area, PA

An Older Youth Match Event is a fun, interactive day where prospective adoptive families and youth (12 years and older) in need of a permanent home can connect with one another. Only families with an approved home study/ family profile are eligible to attend. Games, prizes, and lunch provided.

The youth and family registration forms for the Adoption Center/SWAN Older Youth Matching event on March 23rd are now available online. You can access the forms via www.adopt.org


We have a group of teens who will turn 18 soon and are anxious to have a family adopt them.

They are: Emily C02AB74, Destiny C07AA27, Candy C07AD43, Hector C08AB10, Tara C09AE59, Justin C11AA27, Kai C13AA22, Xzaiver C20AB05, Chanel C22CB43, Paul C22CC35, Mick C22CD53, Nicole C23AB65, Heidi C28AB21, Hanna C33AA23, Crystal C36AA66, Michael C37AA10, Danielle C37AA43, Sean C39AD15, Savion C51BR93, Daniel C51BS57, Jerry C52AA12, Makayla C56AA25, Scarlett C56AA48, Tiffany C59AB15, Chloe C59AB37 & Erik C59AB46. They won't be children much longer, but they will always need a family.

Is there a place in your home for them?

Read more about these teens in the Photo Album. Using the Search feature, type in the ID number to find their page.

Make their next birthday a REALLY BIG CELEBRATION!!
Save the Date:

SWAN/IL Summer Statewide Matching Reception

When: Tuesday June 11, 2019

Where: Kalahari Resort and Conference Center, Poconos PA (Monroe County)

Prospective adoptive families, agencies, and youth waiting for permanency will have the chance to attend. Other details will be forthcoming in the upcoming months.

Tom Wolf, Governor / Commonwealth of Pennsylvania