Waiting child adoption

Families are needed to provide safe and loving homes to the over 30 youth in Michigan waiting for a permanent place to call home.

foster care

On any given day, there are approximately 13,000 children in foster care in Michigan

Learn more about providing temporary care to child in need

domestic adoption

Building a family through adoption can be the most rewarding experience you will ever have. HATW can assist families with infant domestic adoption, Waiting Child domestic program, and we can also assist you when adopting independently.

international adoption

Building a family through adoption can be the most rewarding experience you will ever have. HATW is a COA Hague Accredited agency and offers international adoption services.

adoption and support services

Are you considering 

adoption? HATW provides pre-adoption consultations, infertility counseling, support groups, and more.

behavioral health services

Our Behavioral Health Services program offers individual, couple, and family counseling and other support services to help you and your family with a variety of issues.

parent education and support

Our prevention programs serve families in Washtenaw, Lenawee, and Monroe counties. The six-month intensive and individualized in-home programs support families who are involved with Child Program Services (CPS).

pregnancy options

Learn about your pregnancy options by talking with one of our pregnancy counselors.


We will provide resources and information to help you decide what is best for you.

Hands Across The Water supports and empowers children and families through inclusive, strengths-based services.


We envision a community where every child is valued and has a safe home and loving family where they can thrive.

EIN #: 38-3167509

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T: 734-477-0135

F: 734-477-0213


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