ABC Adoptions

Provides the profiles of adopting parents, which include their adoption preferences, religion and family size. Adoption

Features news and resources relating to adoption.

Adopt a Child

Online adoption resource for adoptive parents shares background, FAQs, common terms, domestic and international facts, financial options, and additional resources.

Adoption / Legal Information Institute

Provides an overview of the law on adoption in the US from the Cornell University Law School Legal Information Institute.

Adoption Comeunity

Adoption articles by specialists, medical experts and adoptive parents to help adopt and raise children.

Adoption Council of Canada

Posts the latest news regarding adoption and provides the organization's profile and mission of raising public awareness about fostering.

The Adoption Guide

Compilation of essays and articles that provide directions and tips for parents and people new to the adoption process.

Adoption Learning Partners

Contains web-based educational adoption resources for professionals, parents, adoptees, and families. Includes history, online courses, adopting, and parenting.

Adoption Open

Features information on open adoption in the United States, with definition, adoptive families, birth mother support, resources, and details for singles, gays, and lesbians.

The Adoption Ring

Archive of various resource links and website related to adoption.

Site provides information on adoptions, including message boards, news, and a directory.


Organization raising public awareness of the need for foster and adoptive parents, includes history, children awaiting families, and resources.

American Pregnancy: Adoption

Provides adoption education articles for birthmothers and families, adoptive families and professionals. Offers a toll-free education support line.

Beatitude House

Compiles various news and feature articles taken from different publications regarding the latest updates in adoption.

Bella Online

Archive of articles discussing various topics related to adoption and fostering. Also includes forums posted by organization members.

California Department of Social Services: Adoption

Features various articles that provide guidelines and tips for parents, couples, and singles considering adoption.

Center for Adoption Policy

Posts the latest news in the organization dedicated to providing research, analysis, advice, and education to people regarding laws concerned with international adoption.

Child and Family Services of Michigan, Inc.

Contains the history of the agency and services, include post-adoption and intermediary search.

Child Welfare Information Gateway: Adoption

US Department of Health and Human Services resources on domestic and intercountry adoptions, including ethical issues, adoption laws, and parenting after adoption.

The Children’s Home Society of New Jersey

Detailed articles tracing the history of the organization as well as the services it provides ranging from adoption to school-based services.

Donaldson Adoption Institute

Non-profit organization dedicated to the improvement of adoption policies and practices through various educational programs and projects.

Encyclopedia of Adoption

Comprehensive reference for the social, legal, economic, political, and psychological issues involving adoption.

Families for Private Adoption

Lists various adoption, legal, and parenting resources.

Got Trouble

Contains brief informative articles designed to provide guidelines on various areas about family and marriage life.

Indiana Department of Child Services

Details the different programs and services offered by the institution regarding the protection and welfare of children.

Let’s Talk Adoption

Posts the airing schedule and audio file archive of the radio program dedicated to the discussion of various issues in adoption and fosterage.

National Adoption Foundation

Short articles explaining the organization’s mission in providing financial assistance, services and support to families before, during, and after the adoptions.

National Council for Adoption

Advocates state laws that promote sound adoption policies and provides resources for government officials and policymakers about adoption initiatives and reforms.

North American Council on Adoptable Children

Contains an overview of guidelines for parents and couples wanting to adopt and step-by-step explanation of the adoption process.

NPR: The Many Faces of Adoption

Features the stories of families who chose adoption and fosterage.

Precious Kids

Contains advertising registry for Christian families wanting to adopt and birth mothers searching for an adoptive family. Includes How to Adopt e-course.

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