SAN DIEGO COUNTY, Calif. — For two decades, hundreds of children living in foster care found their loving, forever families through ADOPT 8. Now, we’re continuing our mission to support even more foster youth in a variety of ways. 

Join News 8 and the County of San Diego, become a mentor, CASA, foster or adoptive resource parent. We’re FOSTERING HOPE, changing the life of a child for a moment and a lifetime. 

A child is never too old to need love and support. Mentor, foster, adopt, volunteer, or donate now. Here’s how you can help San Diego’s foster youth for a moment and a lifetime.

San Diego Foster Kids
877.792.KIDS (5437)

San Diego Foster Family Agencies


Foster Youth Mentor Program

Voices for Children Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate

Quality Parenting Initiative: Just in Time Training

San Diego Youth Services

YMCA Kinship Support Program