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Abbott House

100 North Broadway
Irvington, NY 10533
Ms. Margaret McCormack
(914) 591-3200 x 224

abbotthouse.net

Adoption S.T.A.R., Inc.

131 John Muir Drive
Amherst, New York 14228
Ms. Michele Fried
Phone: (716) 639-3900
Fax: (716) 639-3700

adoptionstar.com

Association of Black Social Workers Child Adoption Counseling and Referral Services

1969 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10035
Leora Neal, Acting Director
Phone: (212) 831-5181
Fax: (212) 831-5350
Email: abswnyc@aol.com

Baker Victory Services

780 Ridge Road
Lackawanna, NY 14218
Ms. Judy O'Mara
(716) 828-9510

bakervictoryservices.org

This agency also provides International Adoption Services.

Berkshire Farms Center & Family Services for Youth - Buffalo

295 Main Street, Room 800
Buffalo, NY 14213
Michele Marciano
(716) 856-3717 ext. 21

Berkshire Farms Center & Family Services for Youth

500 New Karner Road, 3rd Floor
Albany, NY 12205
Home Finding Coordinator-Tina Bonetsky
(518) 817-9004

Buffalo Urban League, Inc.

15 Genesee Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Ms. Brenda McDuffie, President/CEO
(716) 882-8852

Cardinal McCloskey School/Home

2 Holland Avenue
White Plains, NY 10603
Ms. Margaret Roth
(914) 997-8000 ext. 134

cardinalmccloskeyservices.org

Catholic Charities of Cortland

33-35 Central Avenue
Cortland, NY 13045
Ms. Becky Zamorano
(607) 756-5992 ext. 19

Catholic Family Center

87 North Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY 14604
Ms. Kerri Keiffer, Sr. Social Adoption Worker
(585) 262-7078

/www.cfcrochester.org

Catholic Guardian Services

Foster Care/Adoption Services
John Ryu
JRyu@cgshb.org
1011 First Avenue
New York, NY 10022Office: (212) 371-1011 x - 2169

Catholic Guardian Society and Home Bureau /
Rosalie Hall Maternity Services - Private Adoptions

Kathleen Dooley-Polcha
KDooley-Polcha@cgshb.org
1011 First Avenue
New York, NY 10022
Office: (212) 371-1011 x - 2117

Child & Family Services of Erie

844 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209-2008
Ms. Kristen Bean
(716) 335-7241

www.childfamilybny.org/Programs/Children/adoption.aspx

Children At Heart Adoption Services, Inc. (Formerly From the Heart)

211 Park Avenue, Suite 206
Mechanicville, NY 12118
Ms. Janice Bergeron
(518) 664-5988

childrenatheart.com

This agency also provides International Adoption Services.

Children Awaiting Parents-Donald J Corbett Adoption Agency

274 North Goodman Street
Rochester, NY 14607
Charles Reaves, Executive Director
(585)-232-5110
Email: info@capbook.org

Website: childrenawaitingparents.org

Children's Aid Society

150 East 45th Street
New York, NY  10017
Ms. Jessica Juron
(718) 764-2406 Ext. 5205

childrensaidsociety.org

Children's Home of Poughkeepsie

91 Fulton Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Ms. Janet E. Giudice
(845) 452-1420

www.childrenshome.us

Children's Village

2090 Adam Clayton Powell Blvd.,9th Floor 
New York, NY 10027
Ms. Tonya McKoy
(212) 932-9009 ext. 7224

childrensvillage.org

Coalition for Hispanic Family Services

315 Wyckoff Avenue, 4th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11237
Denise Rosario, Executive Director
(718) 497-6090
Fax: (718) 497-9495

hispanicfamilyservicesny.org

Community Maternity Services

27 North Main Avenue
Albany, NY  12203
Sister Mary Ann LoGiudice
(518) 482-8836

www.cccms.com

Downey Side Families for Youth

c/o Church of the Blessed Sacrament
152 W 71st Street
New York, NY 10023
Ms. Kimberly Frink
(212) 714-2200 ext. 25

4 Fourth Avenue
Bay Shore, New York 11706
Ms. Angela Sorensen
(631) 665-5005

11 South Highland Avenue
Nyack, New York 10960
Sr. Elizabeth Engel
(845) 358-6109

www.downeyside.org

Edwin Gould Services for Children

(Child Development Support Corp. merged with this agency)

40 Rector Street
12th Floor
New York, NY 10006
Betty Pulliam-Long, Photolisting
(212) 437-3554
Ms. Moji Obadeyi, Supervisor
(212) 437-3500 ext. 545

www.egscf.org

Family Connections

PO Box 5555
156 Port Watson Street
Cortland, NY 13045
Ms. Anita Stevens
(607) 756-6574

www.adoptfamilyconnections.org

This agency also provides International Adoption Services.

Family Focus Adoption Services

54-40 Little Neck Parkway
Suite #4
Little Neck, NY  11362
Ms. Maris Blechner
(718) 224-1919

familyfocusadoption.org

Family Services of Westchester

One Gateway Plaza
Port Chester, NY 10573
Mia Diamond Padwa, Director
Phone: (914) 305-6847
Email: mpadwa@fsw.org

Website: www.fsw.org

Forestdale, Inc.

67-35 112thStreet
Forest Hills, NY 11375
Ms. Evelyn Reid
(718) 263-0740 ext. 290

Forever Families Through Adoption, Inc.

62 Bowman Avenue
Rye Brook, NY  10573
Joy S. Goldstein, LCSW, ACSW, Executive Director
Telephone: (914) 939-1180
Email: adopt@foreverfamiliesthroughadoption.org

Web: www.foreverfamiliesthroughadoption.org

Gateway-Longview

10 Symphony Circle
Buffalo, NY 14201
Ms. Michelle Federowicz
(716) 783-3187

gateway-longview.org

Global Village/New Directions

1455 Kensington Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14215
Ms. Jacqueline Schemitt-Haynes
(716) 358-3636 ext. 245
Toni Whiting-Mahoney
(716) 834-9413 ext. 221

Good Shepard/Mcmahon Services for Children

7 West Burnside Avenue
Bronx, NY 10453
Mr. Alex Navarro
(718) 561-4340 ext 221

Corporate Office:
305 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10011
Sr. Paulette LoMonaco, Executive Director
(212) 243-7070

Graham-Windham

1946 Webster Avenue
Bronx, NY  10457
Ms. Valaria Wilson
(718) 294-1715 ext. 178

graham-windham.org/Home

Heartshare Human Services

191 Joralemon Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201-4306
Ms. Shanna Gonzalez
(718) 422-4285

www.heartshare.org

Hillside Buffalo - Western Region

131 Orchard Park Road
West Seneca, NY 14224
Mr. Jeff Ribbeck
(716) 848-6405

ASAP (Adoption Support and Preservation)
Robin Smith, Erie and Niagara County
(716) 848-6412

Hillside Children's Center

100 Metro Park
Rochester, NY  14623
Ms. Lisa D. Maynard
(585) 350-2504

ASAP (Adoption Support and Preservation)
Lisa Maynard, Monroe County
(585) 350-2504

www.hillside.com/Who/

Hopscotch Adoptions, Inc.

267 Carleton Avenue
Suite 222
Central Islip, NY 11722
C/O Michael Garabedian, Esq.
336-899-0068 or 0062
Fax: 1-888-837-3824

www.hopscotchadoptions.org

Hudson Valley Adoption Services, Inc.

PO Box 280
Woodstock, New York 12498
Laurie Slavin,  Director
Ph. 845-775-8340

hudsonvalleyadoptionservices.org

Jewish Child Care Association

555 Bergen Avenue, 4th Floor
Bronx, NY 10455
Mr. Paul Torres
(718) 742-5916

Little Flower Children's Services

44 Court Street, 5th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Ms. Patricia Lott
(718) 260-8840

www.littleflowerny.org

Lutheran Service Society of NY

6680 Main Street
P.O. Box 1963
Williamsville, NY 14221-1963
Ms. Susan Lichtenthal
(716) 631-9212

www.lssofny.org

Lutheran Social Services of NY, Inc.

475 Riverside Drive
Suite 1244
New York, NY 10115
Ms. Paula Benjamin Howard
(212) 870-1136

MercyFirst

Angel Guardian Campus
6301 12th Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11219
Ms. Helen Deleo, Director
(718) 232-1500 ext. 267

www.mercyfirst.org

New Alternatives for Children

37 West 26th Street
New York, NY 10010
Lara Hanson
212-696-1550 ext. 289

www.nac-inc.org

New Beginnings Family and Children Services, Inc.

87 Mineola Blvd.
Mineola New York 11501
Timothy Sutfin Executive Director
Ph: 516-747-2204

www.new-beginnings.org

This agency also provides International Adoption Services.

New Directions

1455 Kensington Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14215
Ms. Mary Clavell - Clinical Director
716-834-9413

www.ndyfs.org/programs/preventiveandcommunity.html

New Hope Family Services

3519 James Street
Syracuse, NY  13206
Ms. Judy Geyer, Director; Dianna Johnson
(315) 437-8300     [1-800-272-3171]

www.newhopefamilyservices.com

New York Council On Adoptable Children

589 Eighth Avenue, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10018
Ms. Barbara Rimcon
(212) 714-2788

www.coac.org

New York Foundling Hospital

590 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10011
Ms. Ruth Bird
(212) 727-6828

www.nyfoundling.org

Ohel Children's Home & Family Services

4510 16th Avenue, 4th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11204
Ms. Deana Schuck
(718) 851-6300

www.ohelfamily.org

Open Seas Adoption Services, Inc.

270 Madison Ave. Suite 1203
New York, New York 10016
Maureen Basquill Ruf, Esq. - Executive Director
(212) 685-8515

This agency provides International Adoption Services only.

Parsons Child & Family Center

60 Academy Road
Albany, NY 12208
Damarise Alexander-Mann, Director of Foster Care and Adoption Programs
(518) 426-2620

www.parsonscenter.org

Rising Ground, Inc.

463 Hawthorne Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10705
Ms. Miriam Rosenberg-Sica
(914) 375-8700 ext. 8461

1529-35 Williamsbridge Rd.
Bronx, NY 10461

SCO Family Services

1 Alexander Place
Glen Cove, NY 11542
Ms. Ruth Davenport
(516) 759-1844

www.stchristopher-ottilie.org

Seaman's Society for Children & Families

25 Hyatt Street, 4th Floor
Staten Island, NY 10301
Ms. Sandra Boyd
(718) 447-7740 ext. 302
Ms. Ethelena Bailey Persons,
Vice President, Foster Care and Adoption Services
(888) 837-6687 ext. 4213

Sheltering Arm Children & Family Services Inc.

305 Seventh Avenue, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10001-6008
Ms. Theresa Maddicks
(718) 401-5145

Spence-Chapin Adoption Services

410 East 92nd Street
New York, NY 10128
Adam Cotumaccio, President
(212) 369-0300

www.spence-chapin.org

This agency also provides International Adoption Services.

St. Christopher's Inc.

71 South Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
Ms. Yolanda Mines, Program Dir. for Adoption
(914) 693-3030 ext. 2301

www.sc1881.com

St. Dominic's Home

343 East 137th Street
Bronx, NY 10454
Judith D. Kydon
(718) 993-5765 ext. 241

St. Vincent's Services

205 Montaque Street
Brooklyn, NY 11202
Elissa Grossinger
(718) 422-2321

www.svs.org

You Gotta Believe!

3114 Mermaid Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11224
Susan Grundberg, Executive Director/CEO
(718) 372-3003

www.yougottabelieve.org