Does GACRS offer financial assistance to foster or adoptive parents?
No, we do not offer financial assistance. However, our Resource Advisors can help you locate financial assistance resources.
Does GACRS provide resources or services to previously adopted persons?
Yes. Anyone can attend a training, select an on-demand class or review the resource listings. If you do not live in GA, check with your state to ensure they will accept the training’s. We do not send Lending Library books out of state. If you are looking for information regarding searching for your birth family reach out to the Georgia Adoption Reunion Registry.
Where can I find my training certificate?
You can access all of your training certificates by visiting “My account” on the website. From there you can view all of your completed courses. If you are missing a certificate from prior to Sept. 2021 please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
How do I access the lending library?
You can access the lending library by clicking on the library tab. From there you can type in any subject you are interested in learning about or enjoy browsing the rotating carousel of books.
How do I access the on-line training?
You can access the on-line training by clicking the training tab located on our website. After that, you will either click on “On Demand Training’s” to access Pre-recorded training’s or “Training’s/ Events” to view our upcoming Webinars and Regional Training’s.
Is there a support group for adopted families?
Georgia has many support groups throughout the state. You can find some of those listed on our website under the resources tab. Our Resource Advisors can also help you locate a support group. We also encourage adoptive parents living in Georgia to visit our Facebook support group, The Adoptive Family Journey.
Do I need a referral to use your services?
Do you have a list of community resources?
Yes, we have many community resources listed on our website. In addition, our Resource Advisors can help you locate resources.
How do I find the Resource Advisor who serves my county?
You can find your Resource Advisor by clicking on the “About Us” and selecting “Our Team” tab. All Resource Advisor will be listed with information about which regions/counties they serve.