Adoption Search Services

FCS Baltimore Location

Baltimore City Office 
4623 Falls Road
Baltimore, MD 21209

Get Directions
800-899-4601 (toll free) 

Springboard Community Services has a long history of providing adoption services throughout Central Maryland. We have thousands of records, some dating back to 1920, of adoptions that have occurred over the past century. While we no longer facilitate adoptions, we do provide what is known as Search and Reunification Services. In order to begin the process, please contact Jeffrey O’Donnell at the Department of Human Service; he can be reached at You will need to complete an application and once it is confirmed that your adoption was completed through SCS, your case will be assigned to our agency. You can also find additional information about these services, as well as the application packet, at

In order to provide these services, one must be a certified Confidential Intermediary. At present, SCS contracts with two Confidential Intermediaries that once your case is assigned to SCS, will work with you to facilitate the process. Upon assignment, please contact Elana Bouldin to confirm your placement on the waitlist. She can be reached via email, (

Call Now Button Scroll to Top

FT Burden

Chief Executive Officer

F.T. was appointed Springboard Community Services as CEO in September of 2015 following a national search that yielded more than 200 candidates. Prior to joining SCS, he served for nearly 15 years as President & CEO of AIDS Interfaith Residential Services, Inc. / Empire Homes of Maryland. F.T.’s chief duties include leading fund and partnership development, cultivating the board of directors, and establishing the agency’s strategic direction and vision. A Florida native, F.T. enjoys cooking, traveling, and attending live music and dance performances.