Adam is a minor character in The Handmaid's Tale . He is the little son of Heather and Omar.

Omar takes June to his home where his wife Heather doesn't approve of her being there. June plays with their son Adam while Omar and Heather talk. Heather comes back out and tells her that she can't believe she'd give her baby away. The next day the family leaves to go to church leaving June alone.

Since the family does not return, June dresses in one of Heathers's outfits and leaves the apartment[1]. Later, June learns from Aunt Lydia that Adam was placed with a new family after his father Omar was executed and his mother Heather was made a Handmaid for assisting June’s escape.[2]


  1. Episode 2.3, "Baggage"
  2. Episode 2.4, “Other Women
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