From a former youth in care client in our DCFS program:

By dawn | June 1, 2021

“For years I have struggled to pull all the missing pieces of my journey together. I didn’t know several details about my entry into care or early details of my…

From a found relative client in our DCFS program:

By dawn | June 1, 2021

“Before I get too deep I would like to thank your agency because I never knew the information that I know today. So Thank you. The person who reach out…

From an Adoptive Parent Client in our DCFS Program:

By dawn | June 1, 2021

“I would like to thank this program, very helpful very nice people-caseworker explains things well. We found my twin brother that was 4 years, now 25 years. It’s been a…

From a Client in our DCFS Program:

By dawn | June 1, 2021

“…this agency has helped me find out things about the past & gave me a narrative outlining my past & I’m very grateful for all Emily AA done for me,…

From a client in our DCFS Program:

By dawn | June 1, 2021

“Midwest Adoption Center has changed my life for the better. My caseworker was very warm and inviting. During my case I did receive closed file information. The information I received…

From the Found Relative of a Client in the DCFS Program:

By dawn | June 1, 2021

“…I am the birth father of the person whom asked the Midwest Adoption Center to contact me on his behalf…at first I was confused as to why I would be…

From a Client in the DCFS Program (this client did not get to connect with her birth son but had this to say):

By dawn | June 1, 2021

“I was an addict for over 30 years, got clean in 2009 totally. Made many mistakes but was very hopeful that I would be able to explain to him that…

Laura Q. – Confidential Intermediary/Caseworker

By dawn | May 17, 2021

Laura has been with MAC since 2016 and began at MAC as a caseworker in the DCFS Program. She then added the role of Confidential Intermediary in the Confidential Intermediary…

Jessica B. – Caseworker

By dawn | May 17, 2021

Jessica joined MAC in 2016 as a Post Adoption Guardianship Caseworker in the DCFS Program. Jessica completed her undergraduate degree in Social Work at Concordia University Chicago and her Master’s…

Denise V. – Confidential Intermediary/Caseworker

By dawn | May 17, 2021

Denise has been with MAC since 2014. She received her Master’s degree in Social Work from the Jane Addams College of Social Work at the University of Illinois at Chicago.…