Orleans County Legislature Recognizes National Adoption Month

The Orleans County Legislature recognized November as National Adoption Month as Legislator Fred Miller presented a proclamation to Teresa Elam-Zwifka, Director of Child & Family Services (left) and Lianna Sheffer, Supervisor of Preventative Services, of the Orleans County Department of Social Services.

National Adoption Month is a nationwide effort to educate the public and prospective parents on the struggles many adoption eligible children face in finding a family and how they can help.  It is also a time to celebrate the countless adoption success stories that brought parents and children together.  To inquire about adoption and foster care in Orleans County, visit https://www.orleanscountyny.gov/departments/forms.php.

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