Columbia Adoption Project

Partner Type

Education, Children & Youth

Description and Mission

We are dedicated to supporting and equipping families in the Columbia, Missouri area through the various stages of adoption. Through monthly support meetings, resource referral and group support, we help families who have adopted or are considering adoption either locally, domestically or internationally.


1st Month Dessert Social, these are socials designed for anyone who has adopted/fostered or are interested in adoption/foster care. The socials allow people to connect with each other. Child care is needed for each social which lasts 2 hours. Take-A-Break Night, offered quarterly. Designed to offer respite for anyone who has adopted/fostered children. Child care is needed for these nights which last 3-4 hours. 4 Week Trainings - Currently offered twice a year. Trainings are offered one night of the week for four consecutive weeks. Child care is needed for each night 2-3 hours.

Special emphasis and skills:

Childcare, Not-For-Profit Management, Family Assistance

Contact Information:

3615 Southland Dr

Columbia, MO 65201
Phone: (859) 913-4344


How to Serve

I want to earn credit for service (through service-learning)

In order to earn credit while serving on this project, please contact the MU Office of Service Learning online by submitting this form or calling us at 573.882.0227.

I want to volunteer

If you want to volunteer with this agency, please contact them directly through the contact information listed above.