Amara Family Stories

There is nothing we can say that is more powerful than what our families and their kids say in their own words. Watch their stories below and visit our blog to read more!  

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Grayson’s Story: A Foster Family and Birth Family Come Together.“Our situation is unique,” says Jonathan Biron about the close relationship his family has with their son Grayson’s biological family. “But it doesn’t have to be.”

Hannah, Robbie, Stevie, Jackson & Lyle. With a profound openness to birth families, and through the difficulty of reunification, the Shafer Family’s commitment to supporting their children is inspiring!

Adam, Jaylen & Jade. Through challenges and uncertainties, the Swanson-Diamond family persist and thrive together!

Darren. After 12 years in foster care, Darren found a loving and supportive family with Carrie and Christine.

Alex, Brittney and Baylen. Alex and his little sister Brittney were adopted from foster care through Amara. With help from his parents, Alex tells the story of his adoption and family.

Jade. After seven different foster placements by the age of eight, Jade met JoAnn and everything changed.