Adoption Services

Family Builders offers different programs for fostering, adoption, and other forms of permanency for those families who are ready to meet the needs of children and older youth waiting in the foster care system.
Click here to see who can foster and adopt through Family Builders.


Foster Care Services

There are thousands of children and youth in the nine Bay Area Counties who are in foster care. Nearly half are in Alameda and San Francisco Counties.


Your Donations Make a Difference

We know that not everyone can adopt or foster a child, but there are other ways you can contribute to help kids find families. The following are just a few ways you can make a difference.

Wednesday's Child - Sage

Wednesday's Child television spots are highlighting children and youth who work with Family...

Queer Women of Color Film Festival 2015

QWOCMAP is facilitating a Queer Women of Color Film Festival, June 12-14. Please attend if...

Great article about our successful fundraiser on April 30!


Dia del Niño Cocktail Reception and Fundraiser - April 30

Please join Family Builders in celebrating Dia del Niño, a cocktail reception and fundraiser to...

Adoption SF

There are hundreds of children and youth in the foster care system in San Francisco County who need a family just like yours. Without an adoption...

Adoption Through Foster Care

Our core program, "Foster To Adoption", focuses on guiding families through the adoption process for children who...

Family Advocacy/Family Acceptance Projects

Family Advocacy/Family Acceptance projects are designed to provide a continuum of services to support LGBTQ and...

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Our Mission

Family Builders believes that every child has the right to grow up in a permanent, nurturing family regardless of that child’s age, race,...

LGBT Community