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Adoption Awareness for Teachers - building classroom sensitivity to adoption

Building sensitivity in the classroom As the number of adopted children in classrooms continues to rise each year, early childhood programs must begin to educate teachers about adoption issues.... [more]

Transition from Orphanage to Home - adoptive parenting

What You Need to Know Transcript of our chat with Guest Expert Rita Taddonio on this topic If you are preparing to bring your child home, or have recently arrived home with your child, there are... [more]

Heavenly Differences - 7th Heaven Creates Controversy

Episode of "7th Heaven" on Safe Haven laws sparks controversy On September 30, 2002, an episode of the popular family-rated television show "7th Heaven"... [more]

Trying to Conceive (TTC) and Adopting

Can they be done at the same time? Is it a good idea? Traditionally, those with fertility problems have been told to move past the stage of TTC (trying to conceive, generally via assisted... [more]

Adopting from Russia

A moratorium on Russia adoptions by Americans has been proposed and will be on the agenda when the Russian Duma (Parliament) reconvenes in mid-September, 2005, after the summer break. Any... [more]

Around the World in 180 Days

Part 1: Odyssey 2001 Wendy Thompson is following her passion: in 2001, she embarked on a journey that took her around the world in pursuit of the stories of adoption and the people who tell them. ... [more]

Florida State Laws - Adopting an Adult

Summary: Adults may be adopted with consent of the person to be adopted and spouse (if married), and birth parents if they can be located. Most Relevant Florida Statutes: § 63.042 §... [more]

Adoption Search Lesson Series - Using Libraries for Search and Research

Libraries (and librarians) are a wonderful resource for searchers. These include public libraries, school and university libraries, and genealogical libraries. Search Note: Unless your information... [more]

Learn About Adoption Costs and Fees

How High/Low are Adoption Costs and Fees? Domestic public agency adoption Domestic private agency adoption Domestic independent adoption Intercountry private agency or independent adoption ... [more]

Montana State Laws - Adopting an Adult

Summary: An adult may be adopted, with consent.Most Relevant Montana Statutes: § 42-4-401§ 42-4-402§ 42-4-40342-4-401 . Adoption of adult. A person who has attained the age of legal... [more]


Grants to Promote Adoption Awareness. Announcement from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) October 15, 2001For Immediate ReleaseContact:ACF Press Office(202) 401-9215HHS AWARDS... [more]

Adopting Parents - Child Adoption - Resources

Books Chat Forum Newsletter FOR RESIDENTS OF: Canada | Other Countries back to Adopting Parents Center Adoption Resources (State) ... [more]

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