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Meet our Kids Waiting for Families of their Own
McKenzi, 11,  and  Braydon, 9 are two youth in CFCS care . As they are both older than the desired age range (infants and toddlers) of most parents looking to adopt, McKenzi and Braydon's face challenging paths  in finding forever families. Learn about these special kids' stories below: click their photos to watch videos, and read about their awesome personalities, hopes, and dreams in the links to their photo listings.
McKenzi is an affectionate, outgoing eleven-year-old girl who loves to cook, swim, paint, watch television, play with her dolls, and spend quality time with her friends.  Read more: 
Braydon "Brady" is a polite and caring nine-year-old boy, with a host of many talents and interests including dancing, music, sports, drawing, and playing games.  Read more:
Learn about other CFCS kids waiting to be adopted: 

CFCS and MARE (MA Adoption Resource Exchange) collaborate in finding these youth permanent homes and families. For more information about any of the profiled children, visit the CFCS website  or MARE website to learn more.

Join us on May 10 for an Epic Celebration: 

As we're less than a month away from our 25th Annual Gala & Auction, we're excited to present  "Faces of Permanency"  as this year's theme, highlighting its importance across all of our programs. Just scroll up to see the very faces of this movement! Sadly these youth are just several of thousands in MA waiting for families of their own. 

For those us who are blessed with an unconditional, permanent circle of support: can you imagine what your life would be like without it? 

On May 10, we will recognize the significance of permanency in a child's potential to thrive. We will rally around the need to ensure forever connections for our youth and all human beings. G et ready for a unique blend of inspiring stories, nostalgic moments, and fresh twists on years-old traditions!  
Space is limited and filling up fast, so reserve your seat!
Look for your invitation in the mail or buy tickets now by clicking on the icon below.

Questions?  Contact us at or 617-876-4210
NEW! Young Parents Support Program
We are excited to announce the expansion of our Family Support and Stabilization program to include a new,  FREE service called the Young Parents Support (YPS) program!
The YPS program is aimed at supporting pregnant and parenting mothers and fathers under age 23 who currently live in the City of Boston.  Participants will have the opportunity to develop parenting skills, meet other parents like them, gain access to resources like food and clothing, receive assistance with housing and navigating government support systems, among many other critical skill-sets necessary for thriving parenthood.
For more information, please complete an inquiry form:  YPS Inquiry Form
You can make a referral for someone else with this form:  YPS Referral Form