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  • Navigating Adoption
    I’m Pregnant

    I’m Pregnant

    If you're facing an unintended pregnancy or have recently given birth, we're here for you with free and confidential all-options counseling, resources, and support. Call our pregnancy counselors 24/7 at 800-439-0233.

    I Want to Adopt

    I Want to Adopt

    Browse our network of adoption services including infant and foster care adoption, home studies, and post-adoption support.

    I Need Post-Adoption Support

    I Need Post-Adoption Support

    Explore our network of services including specialized counseling and support groups that help to stabilize and improve behavioral health symptoms.

  • Counseling & Support
  • Training & Education


Looking for Adoptions Together or FamilyWorks Together? New name, same us. Here’s why!

I Need Post-Adoption Support

Maryland Post Adoption Counseling Program

Adoption is a lifelong journey and support from our team at Paths for Families doesn’t end after finalization. Building a strong support network of people and resources enables you and your family to have the necessary support when making a huge life transition. In partnership with the Social Services Administration, we offer free post-adoption counseling for qualified families in Maryland.

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Young boy speaking with therapist during counseling appointment

Our team offers free counseling, post-adoption services, and resources to families in Maryland. You do not have to have adopted through Adoptions Together to utilize these services. The free Maryland Post Adoption Program provides holistic support to families through:

  • Adoption-Competent & Trauma-Informed Individual, Family, and Parent Counseling
  • A Virtual Weekly Parent Support Group
  • A Monthly Book Club facilitated by Resource & Adoptive Parents
  • Case Management Services
  • INTAG (Interracial Adoption Group)


Professionals: To refer a family for these services, click this link to fill out a referral form and send it to our Maryland Post-Adoption Program Team here.

Families: To utilize these services, please contact Melanie or Jennifer at 301-439-2900 or fill out an inquiry form here.

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