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Children Awaiting Parents (CAP) is a national nonprofit organization that recruits adoptive families for children in foster care. CAP has helped bring together more than 6,000 children and families over the last 41 years.




Click here to learn more about CAP's Kentucky Derby

Meet our Featured Family of the Month...

Read the Lowery's story here.

Waiting Child Seth is featured on "Friday's Child" 

Learn more about Seth, who's biggest passion is helping others!  

View his profile and video 



2nd and last Wednesday of the month

6:00pm - Village Gate

274 N. Goodman Street, Rochester, NY 14607

Learn all you need to know about foster care adoption, the process and how to get started!

RSVP 585-232-5110



  You Can Help Children Awaiting Parents, Inc.

Open Your Heart, Open Your Home

There are many ways that you can help CAP's children. For more information on any of these ideas, please visit our donations page.

We would like to thank all of our United Way and Combined Federal Campaign donors for their incredibly generous and constant support of Children Awaiting Parents. In the Rochester, NY area the United Way CAP donor option is #1014. 
Thank you for making our work possible!

Children Awaiting Parents' Annual Reports