Why Choose Barker?
Since 1945, the Barker Adoption Foundation has served all members of the adoption circle as a licensed, non-profit agency serving Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia.
Our comprehensive adoption center offers:
- Pregnancy Services
- Domestic Infant Program
- Older Child Program (PWNL)
- International Programs
- Post Adoption Services
Today, Barker is regarded as one of the nation’s premier adoption agencies. Our life-cycle model of comprehensive services, robust educational programs, and commitment to the highest standards of ethical practice are the hallmarks of our work.
Whether you're considering placing a child for adoption or adopting a child… if you are an adoptive parent, a birth parent, or adopted person ... an adoption professional, a researcher, a therapist, or simply interested in adoption … you've come to the right place.
We're here to listen and to help with support and information.
IN THE BARKER SPOTLIGHT
New Parent Group Scheduled for Late Summer
A New Parent Group, for families that have recently adopted a child, will begin Wednesday, August 26. The group will meet for four consecutive Wednesdays on August 26, September 2, 9, and 16 from 10:30 - Noon at Barker's Bethesda Office. Parents are welcome to bring their child(ren) to the sessions.
Pre-registration is required and the cost of the four-session workshop is $85 per family.
For more information, please contact Varda Makovsky at email@example.com