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Adopt a Special Kid., Adoption/Foster Care

Human Services

Adopt a Special Kid., Adoption/Foster Care

AASK America

Licensed adoption agency for children with special needs, siblings and older children.


Provides no-fee adoption and foster care supportive family services. Prepares, trains and performs home studies for children waiting in the state foster care system. Also has a complete Fostercare program.


Public Transit:

BART, AC Transit stop within 2 blocks.
8201 Edgewater Drive, Suite 103, Oakland, CA 94621 37.738467 -122.200978 Human Services

Service Options

Accessibility Options:

  • Wheelchair



Adoption and foster care services are free to AASK families.


All responsible people, married, single, gay/lesbian, older and lower-income people interested in adopting children with special needs, sibling groups and older children


Must be age 21 or over to adopt a child

How to Apply:

Call for information, attend a monthly information workshop.

Service Wait Estimate:


Service Areas:

  • Alameda County
  • Contra Costa County
  • Marin County
  • Northern California
  • San Francisco County
  • San Mateo County
  • Santa Clara County