HOSTING – Psychosocial Study

A psychosocial study is required of all host families, contact one of Kidsave’s partner agencies listed by city and state below.

If you don’t see your city or if you are working with an agency not listed, please email summermiracles@kidsave.org.

ATLANTA

Nightlight Christian Adoptions
Stephanie Craft
(706) 750-9119 ext. 182  | stephanie.craft@nightlight.org

BOSTON, MA

Wide Horizons for Children
Edna Cruz | Program Manager: Colombia and the Philippines
(909) 629-1015| ecruz@whfc.org | web

CALIFORNIA

Northern California

Holt International
Kim Boyd | Colombia Hosting Coordinator
(541) 687-2202 ext. 204 |  kimboyd@holtinternational.orgweb

Southern California

Holt International
Kim Boyd | Colombia Hosting Coordinator
(541) 687-2202 ext. 204 |  kimboyd@holtinternational.orgweb

Nightlight Christian Adoptions 
Alyssa Umland | International Colombia Program Coordinator
(970) 663-6799 ext. 133 | Alyssa.u@nightlight.org

Vista del Mar
Hoa “Wa” Bui, MSW | Program Director of Intercounty Adoptions
(310) 836–1223 x409 | hoabui@vistadelmar.org | web

CHICAGO

Holt International
Kim Boyd | Colombia Hosting Coordinator
(541) 687-2202 ext. 204 |  kimboyd@holtinternational.orgweb

CONNECTICUT

Wide Horizons for Children 
Edna Cruz | Program Manager: Colombia and the Philippines
(909) 629-1015| ecruz@whfc.org | web

DALLAS / FT. WORTH

Nightlight Christian Adoptions
Alyssa Umland | International Colombia Program Coordinator
(970) 663-6799 ext. 133 | Alyssa.u@nightlight.org

IOWA

Holt International
Kim Boyd | Colombia Hosting Coordinator
(541) 687-2202 ext. 204 |  kimboyd@holtinternational.orgweb

Children & Families of Iowa 
Lucy Stam | Adoption Specialist & In Home Counselor
(515) 971-4490 | lucys@cfiowa.org | web

MARYLAND

Children’s Home Society of Minnesota
Deb Harder | Program Information Coordinator
651.646.7771 or 800.952.9302 | welcome@chlss.org | web

MINNESOTA AND Western Wisconsin

Children’s Home Society of Minnesota
Deb Harder | Program Information Coordinator
651.646.7771 or 800.952.9302 | welcome@chlss.org | web

NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY

Wide Horizons for Children 
Edna Cruz | Program Manager: Colombia and the Philippines
(909) 629-1015| ecruz@whfc.org | web

Holt International
Kim Boyd | Colombia Hosting Coordinator
(541) 687-2202 ext. 204 |  kimboyd@holtinternational.orgweb

VIRGINIA

Children’s Home Society of Minnesota
Sue Orban | Program Information Coordinator
301.562.6500 or 888.904.2229 | inquire@chlss.org | web

WASHINGTON D.C.

Adoptions Together
Anne Pearce, LCSW-C | Manager of Home Study Services
410-402-1116 | Apearce@adoptionstogether.org | web

ADOPTION – Agency Partners

If you are interested in learning about adopting from Colombia, please contact one or more of our Kidsave Hague-Accredited Agency Partners.

NATIONAL

Children’s Home Society of Minnesota
Deb Harder
Program Information Coordinator
Phone: 651.646.7771 or 800.952.9302
welcome@chlss.org | web

Holt International
Kimberly Dowd-Uribe
Director of Adoption Services, Colombia
kimberlyd@holtinternational.org
Phone: 510.333.9045 | web

Nightlight Christian Adoptions 
Renae Kennedy
International Adoption Coordinator
Phone: (970) 663-6799
renae@highlight.org | web

Wide Horizons for Children 
Edna Cruz
Program Manager: Colombia and the Philippines
Phone: (909) 629-1015
ecruz@whfc.org | web