What is Foster and Adoptive Family Services?

We are a New Jersey foster care nonprofit 501(c)3 organization. Our mission is to provide advocacy and enriching programs and services to empower families and youth to thrive.

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As a foster care nonprofit, we promote an enhanced understanding of foster care and serve as a catalyst for positive advances in the foster care system.

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We provide services, support and training opportunities for foster, adoptive and kinship families, and others having the responsibility for and/or the interest in the well-being of children.

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We develop and distribute educational, training and other resource materials to private charities, government agencies and others interested in the well-being of children.

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You can become a foster parent in NJ. Call 800.222.0047 to complete an inquiry.

Not ready to be a foster parent? You can become a Friend of FAFS.

You can donate to our programs that benefit resource families and children in care. We also host fundraising events that benefit our families.

Annual Report

Learn more about what we’ve accomplished in the lives of foster, adoptive and kinship families across the state.

Our 990

Interested in learning more? Check out Foster and Adoptive Family Services’ federal tax return form.

Contact Us

Want to learn more? We sure hope so! Contact us in a number of ways so we can share our mission with you!