HATW has undertaken a new project to benefit the people of Piperou, Mali.
**Please click here to find out more about how you can help!
NEW! Foster Parenting Blog Site
Hands Across The Water
Adoption & Social Service Agency ~ COA Hague Accredited
Providing Adoption Services, Education & Support since 1999
" We've been there, now we're there for you!"
Hands Across The Water (HATW)
a licensed, non-profit child-placing agency,
is dedicated to all persons touched by adoption and foster care, offering
assistance and support. HATW is dedicated to the belief that every child deserves
a home and loving family.
have adoption programs around the world and in the U.S. We are located
in the state of Michigan, but can act as your placing agency, what ever
state you live in.
staff has been personally touched by adoption. We are here to help you
navigate your own personal adoption journey to make your dreams come
We believe every child deserves a family.
Children come first.
need to be found for
not children for families.
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Across The Water is committed to actively recruit prospective
adoptive/foster parents who are able to adopt or foster children served
by this agency. HATW follows a non-discrimination practice and
does not establish our screening criteria based on race, creed,
color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
gender expression or natural origin. We work with those who are single and both married & partnered couples.
Ready to apply? Click here to download Application for Services