Thank you for visiting Northwest Adoption Exchange and for your commitment to youth in foster care. To better serve you, we have made some updates to the site, including to navigation. If you have questions or feedback, please contact us.

Washington access

Have you had an account on the Washington Adoption Resource Exchange (WARE) website? We have integrated warekids.org into this Northwest Adoption Exchange website. Use your WARE account information to log in here.

Log in

Apply for an account

Licensed families and child welfare professionals in Washington State can apply for an account.

Prospective adoptive parents in Washington

Are you a prospective adoptive parent with a home study in Washington? An account allows you to access additional profiles for youth in Washington and to contact caseworkers directly to inquire about a child or youth. You can also create a family profile that caseworkers can view.

Apply for a family account.

Caseworkers in Washington

Are you an adoption caseworker in Washington State? With an account, you can view youth and family profiles, learn about upcoming recruitment events and opportunities, and register youth on your caseload.

Apply for a caseworker account.

Not eligible?

If you are interested in adopting but do not yet have a home study, it might be time to connect with a local private or public agency in your area.

Don’t live in Washington? Oregon families and workers may be eligible for an account on the Oregon Adoption Resource Exchange. You can also find your state photolisting on the AdoptUSKids website.