New Hope Family Services v. Poole

ADF challenges state agency’s ultimatum against Christian adoption provider (6/2/2020)





New Hope Family Services Can Keep Its Door Open…For Now

Please keep New Hope Family Services in your prayers. (4/20/2020)


New York Allowed to Continue Prioritizing Politics over Children

New York might be targeting New Hope Family Services, but it is children and families that will truly suffer if faith-based adoption providers are no longer allowed to operate. (4/20/2020)


Why This Adoption Provider in New York May Have to Shut Its Doors

A state agency issued an ultimatum to New Hope: violate its religious beliefs or close its adoption services. (4/20/2020)


New York Praised This Adoption Provider. So Why Is the State Targeting It?

Faith-based providers should be supported, not punished, because of their religious beliefs. (4/20/2020)


Can You Guess Why This New York Adoption Provider Is In Danger of Being Shut out of Adoptions?

New Hope Family Services has been serving the community of Syracuse, New York for over 50 years. But that could all change if the government gets its way. (4/20/2020)


The Supreme Court Case That Will Impact Thousands of Vulnerable Children

ADF filed a friend-of-the-court brief at the Supreme Court on behalf of two faith-based adoption and foster-care agencies that are being forced to make an impossible choice. (6/5/2020)


5 Women to Celebrate during Women’s History Month

These courageous women, and countless more, are taking a stand for their faith every day. (4/20/2020)


The “Equality Act” Threatens Children Waiting to Be Adopted

Children deserve our fiercest protection. But a recently proposed law threatens a particularly vulnerable group: children in the foster and adoption care system. (4/20/2020)


Why We Should Be Wary of a National Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity Law

This proposal is anything but fair, and it poses a serious threat to religious freedom in this country. (4/20/2020)


This Adoption Agency Has Placed 1,000 Children in Loving Homes… But It Faces Closure for Its Beliefs

“I knew that one by one, agencies were being closed down. Eventually there would not be one of us left, unless somebody was willing to take a stand.” (6/2/2020)


Let Faith-Based Foster Care Organizations Serve

Given the scope of the foster care crisis our nation is facing, you might expect that state governments would be thankful for another helping hand. But that is sadly not the case. (4/20/2020)