The Adoption Council of Ontario (ACO) is a non-profit charitable organization formed in 1987 by representatives of the adoption community
Our Board of Directors and general membership represent all aspects of adoption: birth parents, adoptees, adoptive parents, and adoption professionals from Ontario. Our adoption resource centre is supported through memberships, donations and program fees.
We will work towards a community where all children have a family forever
The Adoption Council of Ontario:
educates the community about adoption,
connects families and children,
supports them on their lifelong journey, and
advocates for all those touched by adoption.
Adoption Information and Referral: ACO will assist you in finding services and resources
Adoption Helpline- 1-877-ADOPT-20
How to Adopt Seminars
Adoption Resource Library
Adoption Round-up Newsletter
Post Adoption Resource Map Ontario
AdoptOntario - A program to support the adoption of children in CAS foster care who are available for adoption.
The Adoption Council of Ontario is a not-for-profit providing outreach, support and education to all adoptees, adoptive parents, potential adoptive parents, birth families, and adoption professionals in Ontario. We deal with public adoption, private adoption, international adoption and relative adoption. Since 1987, we have been working towards a provincial community where all children have families forever.
We gratefully acknowledge the support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation. The Ontario Trillium Foundation is an agency of the government of Ontario.