Sierra Forever Families is a private, non-profit agency that focuses on finding and nurturing permanent homes for children. Since its inception in 1983, the agency has placed over 2,000 children with permanent families. Every child deserves a loving home. Sierra serves children considered more difficult to place, and has become known for advocating and finding homes for older children and large sibling groups. At Sierra, there is no charge to adopt a child living in foster care.