We have eight easy to talk with adoption counselors spread throughout the state! Click on the star in your area to find the counselor closest to you!
Contact an Agency Administrator to be connected with the adoption counselor closest to you.
Call the Adoption Hotline: 1-877-890-4673
Or call her at the office: 919-839-8800
Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
TriangleAs an adoptive parent I truly have a passion for adoption. There is no greater joy than helping to create a family! I love this job and I love working with adoptive parents as well as the birth parents. When it all comes together it is an awesome experience!
New BernRebecca Ann Anderson serves the coastal communities. Rebecca graduated from American University with degrees in political science and literature. She received her Masters in Science and Mental Health Counseling from Walden University. She also completed two years of Law School at the University of Baltimore. While clerking for an Adoption Lawyer she found her calling. Rebecca resides in New Bern with her husband and two miniature dachshunds, Sweet Thing and Coco Weenie.
GreensboroSloane completed her undergraduate degree in Human Services Counseling at Old Dominion University. She is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Social Work from the University of Southern California through the Virtual Academic Center, to be completed in August 2015. Sloane has been working in the social work field for about 8 years, working with children and families. She loves advocating for children!
Winston SalemLakisha completed her undergraduate degree in Sociology with a concentration in Social Welfare at Winston-Salem State University. She received her Master’s in Social Work from Syracuse University. Lakisha has worked with children, individuals and families for 11 years. Her experience includes, working with at risk youth, children and homeless families, case management, child mental health, as well as school social work. She is also a long-time basketball fan, and is a former player and coach. She played at Winston-Salem State University and coached women’s basketball at Elon University and Syracuse University. Lakisha and her husband reside in Alamance County, with their young son.
ClaytonJackie completed her undergraduate in psychology from Huntington College in Alabama. She went on to receive her masters in Social Work from The University of Alabama in 2013. Jackie has worked with families and children in various areas, including therapeutic foster care and case management in a major hospital. She is married with 2 children. Jackie has a niece who was adopted as a newborn in 2009 and has had a passion for adoptions ever since!
AshevilleGloria received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from St. Leo College. She earned a Master of Science degree from the University of Florida in Family, Youth and Community Science. Gloria has worked with children and families as an educator, mental health counselor and social worker. Gloria facilitated adoptions and foster care placements. She observed the remarkable courage, compassion and commitment of birth families who strive to ensure their child has the opportunity to achieve their potential. Gloria witnessed the dedication adoptive families have in providing care for the child. Gloria lives in Henderson County. She is an avid gardener, reader and loves to explore the mountains of western North Carolina.
CharlotteAshly graduated from 2010 from Indiana University with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and then continued with a Masters Degree in Human Resources. She worked with the Indiana Department of Child Services and has worked to help children and families in Indiana, South Carolina, Michigan, Missouri and North Carolina. She has worked in Child Protective Services, and has also worked as a Family Support Specialist and as a site coordinator for communities in schools. She also worked with Carolina Family Services as a home study specialist.