About Membership

The Coalition speaks out on behalf of adoptive, foster and kinship families and children needing permanent, loving families. Every advocate, parent group and agency that joins strengthens our voice!  

Membership Benefits Include:

  • Expert information and referral services
  • Consultation and training specific to local needs
  • Legislative alerts and information on adoption/foster care issues and practice
  • Membership in our email advocacy network
  • An invitation to our annual meeting
  • Inclusion in our County at Glance Adoption and Foster Care Services Directory
  • Reduced registration fees for our annual statewide foster care and  adoption conference

There are two easy ways to become a member of the Coalition

Join online with three simple steps

step one AFFCNY membershipFill out the membership form and submit  it. 

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step two AFFCNY membership

Then, make a secure online payment by selecting the membership level you require below. Square, the processor for your online payment, guarantees that your credit card payment is safe, secure and private. 

Individual Membership

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Agency or Organization Membership


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step three AFFCNY membershipClick the button below to move on and fill out your payment information: 


If you would like add an additional donation to the Coalition to support our programs and services, you can do so on the Shopping Cart page where indicated.  Click here to add a donation.


Join by Fax or Mail

 Download a Membership Form and mail or fax it to the Coalition at 108 Main Street,  Suite #5, New Paltz, NY 12561, Fax 888-482-9112.

Note: If you are joining as an agency or parent group, please visit Update Coalition Services Information  to tell us about your services so that we can add you to our Online Directory of Foster Care and Adoption Agencies and Services in New York State.  

The Coalition is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent provided by law.  A copy of our annual report may be obtained by contacting the Coalition or by visiting Guidestar.  See our privacy policy for more information.

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