In partnership with the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) and Fox 5 TV Atlanta, Wednesday’s Child is a successful program designed to increase the number of adoptions of children in Georgia’s foster care system. The children featured on Wednesday’s Child are those in the most urgent need of a home. Many of these children are over the age of eight and have been in foster care for some time and desperately need a permanent place to call home.
Georgia’s Adoption Photolisting website, It’s My Turn Now Georgia, features children who are looking for caring forever families to help make their dreams come true. To learn more about children who are available for adoption in the State of Georgia, Click Here.
To speak with someone about becoming a foster or adoptive parent
Contact the foster care and adoption recruitment intake line at 1-877-210-KIDS (5437)
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Wednesday’s Child Georgia
Wednesday's Child (WC) is Georgia's partnership with WAGA Fox 5 TV - Atlanta and the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services Permanency Unit. An award-winning program with a proven track record of success, is a national campaign to increase the number of adoptions of children in foster care. The children featured on Wednesday’s Child are those in the most urgent need of a home. Many of these children are over the age of eight and have been in the foster care system for some time and desperately need a permanent place to call home.
Michael “Mikey”, born 3/04 and Isabella, born 12/07, are very smart and playful Caucasian siblings who enjoy playing soccer. Mikey also enjoys playing chess, playing video games, watching TV shows like “Dragon Ball Z and South Park”, playing outside, playing with RC cars, listening to all types of music expect for rap and watching football and baseball games, especially when the NY Yankees are playing. Mikey is a good student who earns good grades, gets along well with the other kids and enjoys everything about school, especially learning about math. He hopes to own a Lamborghini someday.
Isabella enjoys playing with her Barbie’s, playing hopscotch, doing gymnastics, watching the “Harry Potter” movies, watching the Canadian soccer team play, and listening to the music of Beyoncé, Taylor Swift and Katy Perry. At school, where Isabella is in the gifted program, she enjoys reading and spending time with other kids. She wants to be a singer when she grows up.
Mikey and Isabella need a loving adoptive family who will provide them with the attention, support, and nurturing environment they need to continue to thrive and reach their goals. Their family will also need to support their desire to maintain their relationships with their siblings, who have been planned for separately, as well as their need for ongoing therapy.
Learn more about Mikey and Isabella by visiting the Wednesday's Child website.
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