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Office Location:

DSS Main Office
​Wallace H. Kuralt Centre
301 Billingsley Road
Charlotte, NC 28211

West Charlotte Location
Valerie C. Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Customer Connection
704-336-3000

​Heart Gallery

Change a life. Foster or adopt a child. The children who need foster or adoptive parents represent a variety of races, ages or cultural backgrounds.

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Adoption ​Success Story: Click below to watch adoption success stories!!!

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​Meet waiting children

Brittanie portraitName: Brittanie
Age: 13
About me:  Brittanie, 13, has a smile that can stop time. She is amiable and kind hearted. Academics are a priority for her as she has a career goal to become a Veterinarian.

Name: Day’QuanDayQuan portrait

Age: 14
About me:  Day'Quan, 14, has a charming personality and will leave a lasting impression. He enjoys physical activities such as football, baseball, basketball and other recreational sports.

Dashawnna portrait​Name: Dashawna

Age: 14
About me:  Dashawna, 14, loves music, Cosmetology and TV. She can be quiet until she gets to know you. She likes school because she likes her teachers and her friends.

Name: MalachiMalachi portrait

Age: 13

About me: Malachi, 13, is easy to talk to once you get to know him. He enjoys riding in fast cars and has a vivid imagination and creativity.

Daysha portraitName: Daysha

Age: 16

About me: Daysha, 16, is a sociable and energetic. She enjoys reading books, watching television and playing with electronic gadgets.  She is also an avid animal lover and her career goal is to become a Veterinarian.       

Devin portraitName: Devin

Age: 15

About me: Devin is a polite 15 year old. He enjoys entertaining himself by constructing model cars and building with legos. He has an infatuation with horses and video games.

Emperia portraitName: Empiria

Age: 16

About me: Empiria, 16 is bright. She likes Oreo Milk shakes.  She is creative and enjoys being the

center of attention.  She also is very helpful.  She is eager to find a loving family.

Name: Marcus

Age: 9

About me: Marcus, 9, is full of energy: life and infectious smile. He is very active and likes the Panthers football team. He enjoys attending church and has a hearty appetite.

Megan portraitName: Megan

Age: 14

About me: Megan is a spunky 14-year-old who loves spending time with her friends.  She enjoys doing her nails.  Megan is very engaging and she enjoys trying new things.  She is an average student and will seek help if need. 

​​Name: Brandon

Age: 12

About me: Brandon, 12 enjoys indoor and outdoor activities such as track, swimming, basketball and football. He has an enormous amount of energy to expel and loves to do so. He is talkative and outgoing.

Nidareha portrait​Name: NiDareha

Age: 16

About me: NiDareha, 16, is a spirited, bright, social young lady. She is fond of music, spending time with her friends, talking and texting on the phone. She has a passion of fashion.

Damonyhe portrait​Name: Damonyhe

Age: 6

About me: Damonyhe, 6, is a vibrant, jovial amicable boy who enjoys trucks, cars, video games,

and engaging in outdoor activities. He is a hard worker, independent and self-sufficient.

Samorra portrait​Name: Samorra

Age: 11

About me: Samorra is a delightful 11-year-old.  She is very articulate and she enjoys playing games.  She is a good helper and is motivated to find her forever family.

Savion portraitName: Savion

Age: 15

About me: Savion, 15, likes to draw, play on his Kindle, watch TV and listen to music. He is very talkative and funny.

Shaniah portraitName: ​Shaniah

Age: 12

About me: ​Shaniah, 12, has a lot of energy, full of life and an infectious laugh. She loves participating in church activities, watching TV and playing video games.

William portrait​Name: William

Age: 11

About me: William, 11, is very active and likes outdoor activities. He enjoys school especially science. He has a career goal of being an electrician.

Click here to watch a video to learn more about William

Address

Office Location:

DSS Main Office
​Wallace H. Kuralt Centre
301 Billingsley Road
Charlotte, NC 28211

West Charlotte Location
Valerie C. Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Customer Connection
704-336-3000