The Georgia Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) and Fox 5 Atlanta partner to sponsor Wednesday’s Child, an award-winning program and a national campaign with a proven track record of success aimed at increasing the number of adoptions of children in foster care. Featured children are usually past the age of eight (8), sibling groups and/or children with special needs who have been in the foster care system for some time and would love to be adopted into a forever family.
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) or click here to complete Foster Georgia’s Inquiry Form
Wednesday's Child (WC) is Georgia's partnership with WAGA Fox 5 TV - Atlanta and the Georgia Division of Family & 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.
Weekly Feature: Ta'Hiri and Treasure
Ta’Hiri, born in 2016, and Treasure, born in 2017, are African American sisters who share a love for pop and hip-hop music. They also enjoy the same sort of outdoor play that includes jumping rope, jumping on a trampoline, and riding bikes or scooters. Ta’Hiri who is caring, fun and creative, loves school, especially art class. She enjoys animals and watching animal related shows or movies such as Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Her future goal is to become a veterinarian and work at Animal Kingdom. Treasure, a smart, determined, and curious girl, enjoys math class the most at school. She enjoys doing puzzles and reading. Treasure likes to watch football and animation shows. Her career goal is to become a singer. These girls need a patient and loving adoptive family able to meet their needs and provide the necessary structure, guidance, and encouragement to help them reach their full potential.