GACRS cooperates with and coordinates referrals to many resources throughout the state. It is a non-profit, professional service that is offered free of charge to all adoptive and foster families living in Georgia. Adoptive families who reside in Georgia can utilize these services regardless of the origin of their adoption.
The mission of the Georgia Center for Resources and Support is “to establish a seamless, comprehensive support network of post-placement services that strengthen Georgia’s adoptive and foster families.
- All GACRS services are available at no cost.
- Regional Resource Advisors, available throughout Georgia, who assist adoptive and foster families by providing advice, support and training related to parenting children who are adopted or in foster care.
- Support with locating community resources and developing local support groups.
- The GACRS Lending Library has books, videos, articles, and other items of interest for parents, children and teens related to the behavioural health, child development and others foster and adoptive concerns.
GACRS’s post-adoption/post-placement services and resources are constantly expanding and evolving to meet the needs of all adoptive and foster families. This is an ongoing process as we learn more about the needs of our families and children. Check in with us often to see “what’s new.” If your family needs something we don’t currently have please contact us. We will make every effort to develop this resource or service. We are here to assist you in your lifelong commitment to children.