Delaware to Celebrate National Adoption Day, November 23, 2019

12th Annual National Adoption Day event in Delaware.

National Adoption Day is a nationwide effort to raise awareness about the need for the adoption of children in foster care. This event in Delaware will feature speakers and legal finalizations of four child adoptions by the Family Court. These will be Delaware’s fifth live adoption finalizations on Adoption Day. Families adopting children at the event reside in Middletown, Smyrna, and Bethel.

On any given day in Delaware there are 82 children who are looking for permanent families to provide them with the love and support they need to thrive. To learn more about adoption in Delaware, please visit

WHO: Adoptive Families
DSCYF’s Division of Family Services
Family Court of Delaware
Local Adoption Agencies

WHEN & WHERE: Saturday November 23, 2019
Delaware Agricultural Museum & Village
866 N. DuPont Highway
Dover DE 19901

Adoption Ceremonies 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

CONTACT: Joseph Smack
Department of Services for Children, Youth, and Their Families
(302) 633-2501 or 893-8930 (mobile)