Article about talking to a child's school about adoption.
A personal experience with adopting an older child as a single parent.
Northern California based organization supporting adoptive families. Activities include parent support groups, family social activities and educational trainings.
Support for parents with children with special needs or children who are adopted. Mailing lists, articles by parents and professionals, resources.
Describes developmental, social and emotional issues of young children who spent their infancy in institutions. Parenting strategies for children with unusual behavioral issues.
Personal stories from adoptive parents.
Weekly articles, message board and links to related resources.
Information about the issues which can arise when dealing with an adopted adolescent.
Message board for adoptive parents.
Online support group for parents who have adopted or have custody of their grandchildren or other family members. Includes member-only message boards and chat room.