NYS Adoption Agency
PREGNANCY Text Hotline: (845) 514-6717

         Hudson Valley 
      Adoption Services  

Creating Families through Adoption...



275 Fair Street
Suite 23
Kingston, NY 

MISSION:  Our mission is to help people creating new family relationships through adoption.  The well-being of children is our priority.  We believe that every child deserves a permanent home in a nurturing environment, and that adoption is a lifelong process. 


GOALS: To provide adoption preparation and education, adoption home studies, adoption and parenting options counseling, adoption matching services,  post placement adoption reports, and adoption finalization.  We will support our clients throughout the adoption process.


Meet our Staff
Executive Director

Laurie Slavin, Esq. is a Fellow of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, with 30 years experience handling adoption related matters.

Case Manager
adoption services outreach

Ginny Botero is a grandparent raising her grandson.  Warm and caring, Ginny is managing our growing family of clients. 

Adoption Caseworker

Erin Godfrey is a biological and soon-to-be adoptive mother. Efficiency personified and detail-oriented, Erin gets the job done. 
Social Workers
Laurie Coreno Reynolds

Laurie Coreno Reynolds, LMHC, MA is a Mental Health Clinician and adoption professional who has been providing mental health and adoption services for over 18 years.  Laurie is a New York State Licensed Mental Health Counselor and holds a Master's Degree in Psychology.  Her specialties include working with pregnant women who are considering an adoption plan, birthparents, adopted teens, and adoptive parents.  Laurie consults for Hudson Valley Adoption Services.


Judy S. Schwartz
Judy S. Schwartz, MSW, LMSW, an adoption specialist, is also an adoptive mom of four children.  She provides various adoption-related services and has had the joyful privilege of being part of over 600 forever families.  She has presented at conferences, conducted workshops, provided counseling, and even been interviewed on international television about reunification issues and working with all aspects of the adoption triad.  She is available to conduct home studies and partners with a psychologist in conducting psychological evaluations of birthparents, embryo adoptions and prospective adoptive parents.