State Support Groups A-H

State by State Support Group List
State Name Location Meeting Times Contact
Alabama Birth Parents/Adult Adoptees Group Birmingham, AL   Audrey Derevenko, LCSW
Arizona Tucson Adoption Reunion Search & Support (TARS) Grace St. Paul's Church
2331 E Adams Street
Tucson AZ 85719
1 st Thursday,
6:00–8:00 p.m.
Harmony Brown
  Arizona Adoption Circle Phoenix, AZ 2nd Wednesday
7:00-9:00 pm
Colleen Cambell  602-369-4992
Arkansas NONE      
California Cameron Park Triad   2nd Tuesday,
6:30-8:00 p.m.
Rachel, 530-558-5336
Beth, 530-677-5658
  Oakland Adoptee   4th Monday
7:45-9:45 p.m
Malcolm, 510-336-9284
Mark, 510-0207-0142
  Triple Hearts Adoption Triangle Riverside, CA   Gwyn Dixon, 951-684-4099
  Bay Area 
Birthmother's Association
1546 Great Highway, #44San Francisco, CA   Sheila Ganz, 415-564-3691
  Sacramento Triad   Last Tuesday
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Linda, 916-359-6777,
Edie, 916-653-8347
Diane, 916-442-1812
    Santa Monica, CA   Marlou Russell, Ph.D.
  Sebastopol Triad
1st Wednesday
7-9 p.m.
Jerilynn 707-823-7840
    Oakland, CA   Ronda Slater
  Full Circle Support Group Orange County, CA   Delayn Curtis, 714-994-1440
  Open Path: Support Group for Waiting Parents San Francisco, CA   415-788-6772
  Search-Finders of California (search and support)   San Jose, CA 2nd Thursday, 7:00 p.m. 408-356-6711
  OC Adoptees Orange County, CA   C/O Dan Sandifer
  Southern LA County OC Adoptees Fullerton, CA First Month Each Month 562-646-7779
  Concerned United Birthparents (CUB) La Mirada, CA
(near Orange County)
4th Saturday
1:00 pm
Contact Mimi Janes
for address
Colorado Adoptees in Search Montview Presbyterian Church 1980 Dahlia St Denver, CO 4th Tuesday,
7:30 p.m.
  Emotional Support Group Adoptees in Search Montview Presbyterian Church 1980 Dahlia St Denver, CO 2nd Wednesday 7:00p.m. Kathy Mackechney,
  CUB Support Group Lutheran Medical Center 8300 West 38th Ave., 2nd Floor Coffee Shop Conference Rm (CSCR) Wheat Ridge, CO Mtgs. 3rd Sunday of month
1:30 – 3:30 PM
For directions/info call CUB Info Line 303-263-1860
Connecticut Adoption Healing Milford, CT   Jane Servadio, 203-874-2023
  Adoption Healing Support Group Brown Program Center 2nd floor Universalist Church, 433 Fern St. West Hartford 3rd Thursday every month - 7:00pm or
Delaware NONE      
District of Columbia Concerned United Birthparents
(DC Metro CUB)
Chevy Chase, MD   Linda Clausen, 202-966-1640
  Adoptee-Birthparent Support Network (ABSN) Maryland, Virginia & Washington, DC   Volunteer Search / Support Group
Florida Circle of Hope,
FL TRIAD Post Adoption Support Group (For: Adult Adoptees, Birth Parents & Adoptive Parents)
Greenacres, FL
(near West Palm Beach)
  Sondi Hill, 561-967-7079
  Concerned United Birthparents (CUB) Adoptee & BP Support Group Lakeland, FL 4 th Saturday, 12:00 Noon Patty Collings, 863-299-0767
Georgia Adoption Triad Connection Atlanta, GA 1 st Tuesday,
6:30-8:30 p.m
Leslie Pate Mackinnon,
  GA Adoption Reunion Registry Atlanta, GA 2 nd Tuesday Peggy Rothschild,
  Adult Adoptee Support Group Norcross, GA 2nd Saturday
10-11:30 am
Karen Whitehead 678-827-2111
Kate Murphy 678-684-0396
Hawaii Adoption Circle of Hawaii Honolulu, HI   Jan, 808 989-7071
  The Korean Adoptees of Hawaii (KAHI) Honolulu, HI   info@kahawaii