AAA Partners in Adoption
- A licensed non-profit agency in Georgia, United Staes. Includes
descriptions of programs, forms, policies, testimonials, & calendar
ABC For Adoption
- Private agency based in Illinois. Includes information about
programs, the process, & approval criteria.
ABC's of Adoption, Inc
- Non profit, licensed adoption & reproductive health agency.
Offers adoption services to U.S. birthmothers & adoptive families.
Located in Yukon, Oklahoma.
Abrazo Adoption Associates
- A full-service, nonprofit adoption agency based in San Antonio,
Texas, specializing in open adoptions.
Across The World Adoptions
- Specializes in adoptions from China, Guatemala, Kazakhstan,
Lithuania, Mexico, Romania & Russia. Offers homestudies in California.
Site includes descriptions of programs, photolistings, & financing
A Act of Love Adoptions
- Focuses on domestic infant adoptions. Located in Sandy, Utah.
A.D.O.P.P.T., Inc - Licensed
non-profit International adoption agency focused on working with
Vietnamese orphaned & handicapped children.
Adopt - A - Child
- Agency specializing in Russian adoption. Newsletter, calendar
of events, answers to common questions, & information on adoptions
of children with special needs.
Adopt 2000 Houston
- Texas children available for adoption through a non-profit agency
Adopt A Special Kid
- Complete & free adoption services for families living in Northern
Adopt Abroad - Licensed
agency in Pennsylvania (U.S.) offering programs in Ukraine &
Poland. Information about services is presented.
Adopt America Network
- A non-profit agency placing special needs children with permanent
homes throughout the United States.
Adopt An Angel - Licensed
nonprofit International adoption agency with programs in Bulgaria,
Romania, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, & Guatemala.
Adopt an Angel, Inc.
- Adoption agency in Utah specializing in domestic infant adoptions.
Works with families & birthmothers from all states.
- A private, non-profit adoption agency licensed by the State
of California & the State of Hawaii.
Adopt Kids, Inc. -
Adopt Kids Inc, a licensed nonprofit international adoption agency
based in St Louis, MO specializes in Guatemala & China Adoption.
Adoption Advisory, Inc.
- Texas agency offering services to birthparents & adoptive
parents, & running an egg donor program.
Inc. - A private, non-profit adoption organization serving
birth mothers & adoptive parents licensed to work in the state
Inc. - An open adoption agency in San Antonio, Texas providing
services for both adoptive parents & birth parents.
International - Experienced international adoption agency
focusing on children from China, Thailand, Ethiopia, & Romania.
Adoption Alliance - A private,
non-profit, licensed adoption agency placing children from Vietnam,
Russia, Guatemala, Colombia, Romania & the United States.
The Adoption Alliance
- Gives domestic adoption, foster care & home study services.
Licensed in Texas, New York, & Nevada.
Adoption Ark - Offers
adoption programs in the U.S., Russia, Bulgaria, Kazakhstan, Ukrain,
& Mongolia. Located in Wheeling, Illinois.
Inc. - Located in Danville, Kentucky & dedicated to assisting
families with the adoption process.
Adoption Associates, Inc.
- Domestic infant placement agency, working with both adoptive
& birth parents.
Adoption By Choice
- A licensed adoption agency for Alberta providing domestic &
foreign adoptions for prospective adoptive parents & serving
Adoption By Gentle
Care - Non-denominational, non-profit agency providing services
to birthparents & adoptive parents in Ohio.
Adoption Center of Washington
- Non-profit agency licensed in the District of Columbia & Virginia,
which places children for adoption from Russia, China, Cambodia
Adoption Circle -
Non-profit adoption agency licensed by the State of Ohio offering
domestic adoption. Offices in Columbus & Cleveland, Ohio.
Connection - Non-profit licensed agency in Northern California.
Includes adoptive parent profiles, general adoption information,
& newsletter articles.
Adoption Ministry of Youth
With A Mission - Low-cost Christian adoption agency located
in WA State. Helps young mothers face parenting decisions as well
as helping adoptive families.
Adoption Miracle International
- A licensed, non-profit child placement agency providing a full
range of services to parents interested in international adoption.
- Full service adoption agency.
Adoption Resources - Information
on child adoption in foreign countries, from begin to finish.
Homepage - Private, non-profit adoption placement program
that gives all those involved with support & counseling.
History, philosophy, & resources for birth & adoptive parents.
Based in Massachusetts.
Inc. - Private, non-profit, non-sectarian agency licensed
to serve birth parents & prospective adoptive parents in the
State of Wisconsin.
Inc. - A fully licensed, non-profit adoption agency placing
healthy caucasian, Chinese, Eastern European, & bi-racial infants
& children with families who desire to adopt.
Adoption Source, Inc.
- A Florida licensed, nonprofit, full service adoption agency.
Adoption S.T.A.R. -
Offering domestic infant placements, birth parent counseling,
open adoption & home studies. Authorized by New York State.
Inc. - A non-profit agency dedicated to helping families grow
Adoption World - Licensed
Pennsylvania full service adoption agency.
AdoptionPros - Adoption
from Russia, Romania & photo listings of waiting children.
- Assisting singles & couples to adopt an infant, toddler, or
older child from Russia, Vietnam, China, or Guatemala.
Adoptions by Julia
Childers, Ph.D,LCSW - North Carolina private adoption agency
locating & matching birthparents with couples & providing
home assessments & related services.
- International agency licensed in the state of Pennsylvania.
Profile of the founder, application form, & information about
criteria & fees are provided.
The Heart - Gives a full range of adoption services including
domestic & international adoption programs, & free counseling
to women facing an unplanned pregnancy.
Adoptions of Kentucky
- Private adoption agency in Louisville, KY, gives complete
services for birth parents including counseling, payment of necessary
expenses & selection of adoptive parents.
Adoptions Of The Heart,
Inc. - A non-profit child placing agency licensed in Michigan,
providing adoption services that maximize existing family connections,
& limit unnecessary grief & loss for children.
- Offers child placement & counseling services. Includes a database
of waiting children & information about services & events.
- International agency focusing on Russia, Sierra Leone, Ethiopia,
& Mexico. Program details & profiles of children are featured.
AdoptQuest - Licensed
non-profit adoption agency. Offers information for adoptive &
birth parents & adoption photos.
Advantage Adoption &
Foster Care, Inc. - Licensed adoption & foster care network
in Mansfield, Ohio, specializing in placing children of all ages.
Adoption - New York State approved agency. Description of
services offered, mission statement, & information for birthmothers
& adoptive parents.
Advocates For Children
& Families - Private, non profit licensed adoption agency
offering services for birth & adoptive parents.
Association - Licensed nonprofit organization founded by adoptive
parents & exclusively placing children from China.
- A non-profit, licensed agency, providing services for domestic
Abroad, Inc. - A non-profit international adoption agency
that places children from foregin countries.
American Agency of Affordable
Adoption - Based in Michigan, with programs in Ukraine, Russia,
Kazakhstan, Moldova, & Latvia. Includes information about the
process & contact details.
American Association of
Open Adoption Agencies - A listing of adoption policies that
guide the formation of this national organization of values based
open adoption agencies.
Americans Adopting Orphans
- Gives adoption & educational services to American citizens.
Americans for African
Adoptions, Inc. - Specializing in adoptions from Ethiopia,
East Africa, Liberia, & West Africa. Includes articles, forms,
information about the process, & related resources.
Americans for International
Aid & Adoption - Licensed not for profit adoption agency
located in Michigan.
Angel Guardian Children &
Family Services - A nonprofit organization providing a community
of look after children & families in crisis including adoption,
foster care, abuse prevention/intervention, family & youth development
Angels Haven Outreach
- A licensed non-profit adoption & child welfare agency providing
options for expanding families.
Au Berceau de la Vie
- Licensed non-profit agency that places children from Russia
in to homes throughout the Canada.
Children Adoption Agency - Non profit agency licensed to facilitate
intercountry adoptions for couples in South Australia & Northern
Bay Area Homes for Kids -
Gives information to prospective parents who are looking to
become a foster or adoptive parents. The main objective is to
disseminate significant information about adoption & foster care
& to entice parents to take the next step towards becoming a
- Licensed, non-profit child placing agency. Offering adoption
alternative including domestic (caucasian & minority) & international
Beam of Hope Adoptions
- A full-service, nonprofit agency placing children from Eastern
Europe in loving American homes.
Beginnings - Offers pregnancy
counseling & adoption services. Main office in Hamilton (Ontario,
Canada), with affiliated offices in Cobourg, Woodstock & Guelph.
Bethany Christian Services
- Private, licensed, non-profit adoption & family service agency,
serving 30 states from over 70 locations & in 13 international
A Better Way - Non-profit
agency in California providing foster care & adoption services
to families in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, Santa Clara,
San Mateo, & Santa Cruz Counties.
Brenda Baker Adoptions
- Brenda Baker Adoptions has information about adopting from Eastern
Bright Futures Adoption
Center - A non-profit Massachusetts agency specializing in
open adoption. Focus is primarily on placing infants born in the
- Christian agency offering full service International adoptions
for many countries. Includes information about programs & photolistings.
Catholic Social Service of Southern
Illinois - Serves all people in Illinois' 28 nearly allsouthern
counties with counseling, adoption, pregnancy counseling, foster
care & other social services.
Catholic Social Services of the
Miami Valley - Providing a comprehensive continuum of social
services in eight counties of southwest Ohio (greater Dayton),
including domestic & international adoption, & birthparent
Center for Family Building,
Inc. - Illinois & Indiana licensed agency assisting families
seeking to adopt a child & birthmothers thinking of an adoption
Children International Adoption Agency Inc. - A non-profit
organization that assists families with the adoption of children
from Romania & Moldova.
Child Adoption Associates
- Non-profit international adoption agency licensed by the Commonwealth
of Massachusetts. Information about adoption from the Ukraine
& the process involved.
Child & Family Services of
Northwestern Michigan - Private non-profit human services
agency serving Northwestern Michigan. Services include adoption,
foster care, & family, individual & pregnancy counseling.
Children At Heart Adoption
Services - A nonprofit international adoption agency with
orphaned children available for immediate adoption to qualified
couples or single parents in all fifty states.
Children's Aid Society of
Utah - Agency helping women who are experiencing an unplanned
pregnancy, as well as families who are experiencing impaired fertility.
Children's Home of Pittsburgh
- Infant Adoption - Providing birthparent & adoptive parent
counseling & open adoption placement services.
Children's Home Society of Minnesota
- International & open adoption, child abuse prevention &
child care services for families in MN & WI.
The Children's Home Society of
Missouri - Missouri adoption services & long term look after
Children's Hope International
- Licensed, not-for-profit adoption & humanitarian agency which
places children from China, Russia, India, Guatemala, & Vietnam
in homes all over the United States.
House International - Specializing in adoptions from India,
Romania, Eastern Europe, South America, China & Vietnam.
Children's International Choice
- Licensed non-profit organization helping families in adopting
internationally & providing a wide range of other adoption related
A Chosen Child
- Offers U.S. domestic adoptions & international programs from
China, Guatemala, Kazakhstan, Nicaragua, & Russia. Located in
Christian Adoption Services,
Inc. - A full-service domestic & international agency. Includes
testimonials, newsletter, & general profile.
Chrysalis House, Inc.
- Licensed, private, nonprofit adoption & foster family agency
involved in domestic & international adoptions. Offers services
to birth parents free of charge.
Coleman Adoption Services,
Inc. - A not-for-profit licensed agency based in Indianapolis,
Services - A licensed, non-profit maternity & adoption agency
with a mission to help children by serving women in crisis pregnancies
& assisting couples in building their families through adoption.
International, Inc. - Serves families in the State of Arizona
as well as families throughout the United States who wish to adopt
Center - Licensed agency of Wisconsin, serving families in
Manitowoc, Green Bay, Janesville & Madison.
The Cradle - An Illinois
adoption agency founded in 1923.
Cradle of Hope Adoption Center,
Inc. - Adoption programs in Russia, China, Guatemala, &
Cradle of Love - An
adoption agency dedicated to giving you the help, services, &
support tailored to your individual circumstances.
Crisis Pregnancy Outreach
- An Oklahoma adoption agency providing services to pregnant women
& fammilies wishing to adopt domestically.
D. Missy Everson - Agency
licensed in Louisiana providing home study services for domestic,
international, or special needs placements; birthparent & adoptive
family counseling; & post placement visits.
- Louisiana agency specializing in adopting infants & toddlers
- Licensed, non-profit agency specializing in international adoptions
& ongoing support for adoptive families. Infants & toddlers
are available from Korea, China, India, Haiti, Guatemala, Ukraine,
- Places Korean-born infants with Arizona families & gives
local services for families working with other agencies toward
the adoption of children from other countries.
DowneySide - Non-sectarian,
non-profit agency devoted exclusively to placing children from
the age of 7 to 17. Many locations across the United States. News,
service details, & contact information are provided.
Elina International Adoption
Services - Non-profit adoption agency assisting adoptions
in Ukraine, Russia & Romania. Based in Atlanta, Georgia.
Services - Vancouver, Washington-based agency with programs
in Russia, Kazakhstan & Ukraine. Includes welcome letter, information
about programs, financing details, & application form.
Children's Agency, Inc. - A non-profit, licensed agency providing
services for domestic & international programs in Korea, China,
Russia & Vietnam. Includes program descriptions, information
about office locations, news, & a photo album.
Inc. - Florida agency offering services for international
& domestic adoptions, home studies, & support. Description
of all services, pricing details, & staff profiles are presented.
Adoptions - Licensed, non-profit agency & counseling service
for families in New Jersey, United States. Service details &
staff profiles are included.
Family Outreach International
- Facilitation of the adoption of orphans from China in to Canadian
familis. Includes stories about adopting from China.
Family Resource Center - Non-profit,
licensed child welfare agency in Illinois & New York.
Service of Westchester - Private, full-service, non-sectarian
agency, which is licensed in New York & authorized to place
children in New York & Connecticut. Includes information about
services, programs & events.
Finally Family -
Chicago-based agency offering home study & placement services
for international & domestic adoptions.
The Florence Crittenton League
- Non-profit, non-sectarian adoption agency offering information,
support & services to birth parents & adoptive families.
Frank Adoption Center
- Agency, based in Raleigh, North Carolina, which places children
from the former Soviet Union with families in the United States
& Ireland. Includes information, links & photos of success
- Licensed, non-profit agency specializing in adoptions from Russia
& Kazakstan. Includes photo album, news & program details.
Gift of Life Adoption Services,
Inc. - Agency specializing in Russian adoptions, & providing
services for applicants living throughout the United States. Includes
information about the process & contact details.
The Gladney Center for Adoption
- Non-profit organization specializing in international & domestic
adoptions. Based in Fort Worth, Texas.
Golden Cradle Adoption
Services - Non-profit, non-sectarian agency offering information
for adoptive families & birth families, plus overseas adoptions.
Licensed in New Jersey, Connecticut & New York.
Happy Families International
Center - Non-profit, licensed adoption agency specializing
in adoptions from Russia & providing home study, counseling,
& education groups.
Hawaii International Child
- Adoption programs for children from China, Cambodia, Russia,
Kazakhstan, & Ukraine.
His House Children's Home -
A non-profit Christian organization helping children & families
in crisis through residential, foster & adoption services.
Home Coming Adoptions
- A non-profit adoption agency based in Orlando, Florida with
programs in Ukraine, Guatemala, China, Kazakhstan, Russia, &
Azerbaijan. Includes a country by country guide & comparison.
Homestudies & Adoption Placement
Services - HAPS is based in New Jersey. Providing Homestudy
services & Adoption placements from Guatemala, China, Russia,
Romania & Domestically.
Hope for Children
- Non-profit child placement agency licensed & located in the
state of Georgia handling both domestic & international adoptions.
Includes program descriptions & profiles of waiting families.
Illien Adoptions International,
Inc. - Non-profit adoption agency placing children with adoptive
families anywhere in the United States & the world.
Adoption Center - Nonprofit, licensed, adoption agency with
thirty years of experience.
- Christian agency offering information on open & closed adoptions.
Group - Non-profit, accredited, international adoption agency
specializing in Russian adoptions.
International Children's Alliance
- Non-profit organization established to provide adoption services
& humanitarian aid to children in need.
Little City Foundation
Adoption Program - Matching preadoptive parents with children
who are wards of the State of Illinois with developmental, behavioral,
medical & emotional disorders.
Little Miracles International
Adoption - Licensed Texas non-profit agency offering international
adoption programs in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Cambodia,
China, Guatemala, Russia, Romania, Kazakhstan, Republic of Georgia
& Ukraine. Includes a bookstore, chat boards, oprphanage sponsorship
details, & email support groups.
Adoption Inc. - Licensed professional full service agency
specializing in international adoptions.
Angels International Adoption Agency - Non-profit adoption
agency providing services to both Birth Mothers & Adoptive Parents.
Two locations in Colorado.
Lutheran Social Services Adoption
Program - Information about available domestic & international
adoption services. Located in New England.
Lutheran Social Services
of Mid-America - Licensed by the state of Ohio with offices
in Cincinnati, Dayton & Springfield. Features information about
options, services, & news.
Lutheran Social Services of the
South - Specializing in placing minority, special-needs children
& older children in loving homes. Unplanned pregnancy services
& post-adoption services are also offered.
Maine Adoption Placement Service
- Licensed, accredited, non-profit agency providing local, national
& international adoption services, crisis pregnancy services
& humanitarian aid. Accredited by Council on Accreditation for
Children & Family Services.
Methodist Mission Home - Assists
birth parents & adoptive parents facilitate open adoptions (domestic
& international). Offices are located in San Antonio, Houston
& Arlington, Texas. Includes information about process, cost
& services offered.
Mississippi Children's Home
Services - Services for birthparents experiencing an unplanned
pregnancy, adoptees interested in a birth search, & adoptive
9 Months Adoptions
- National non-profit licensed adoption agency providing complete
adoption services to adoptive families & birth parents.
Nathanson Adoption Services,
Inc. - Agency licensed in North Carolina conducting preplacement
assessments, pre-adoption & post adoption services.
New Hope - Agency which
facilitates both domestic & international adoptions & gives
counseling for women in unplanned pregnancies.
New Hope Christian
Services - Licensed agency working with born-again Christian
families wanting to adopt an orphan from Eastern Europe. Includes
information about programs, news, & a list of staff members.
Jersey Division of Youth & Family Services - Largest adoption
agency in New Jersey, with five Adoption Resource Centers (ARCs)
serving the state. Includes profiles of waiting children, links,
news & related information.
New Life Adoption Agency
- New York State licensed, private, not-for-profit agency. Includes
description of services, testimonials & stories, & list of
New York State Office
of Children & Family Services - Information about adoption
in New York State including: a child photolisting, subsidies,
resources, family adoption registry & answers to frequently
asked questions about the adoption process.
Nightlight Christian Adoptions
- Building Families through Domestic, International & Embryo
One World Adoptions
- Non-profit, full service adoption agency licensed in the State
of Georgia offering services including pre-adoption counseling,
education, homestudies, assistance with dossier preparation, placement
services & post placment services.
Open Adoption & Family Services
- Private, nonprofit adoption agency with a focus on child-centered
Services - Brings mothers with an unexpected pregnancy together
with qualified adoption families.
Open Arms Adoption &
Family Center - Open adoption information, resources, &
services for birthparents & adopting parents.
An Open Door Adoption
Agency - Helping Christian families find loving children &
children find parents.
The Open Door Adoption
Agency Metro Atlanta - Metro Atlanta agency helping children
from Eastern Europe find loving, Christian familes in the United
states with programs in Russia, Latvia, Ukraine, & Tajikstan.
Project Oz Adoptions, Inc.
- Offers infant, toddler & child adoption programs in Guatemala,
Haiti, Russian, & Ukraine. Includes staff profiles, program
details, & information about financing.
Rainbow Adoptions International,
Inc. - Rainbow Adoptions International, Inc. is a licensed,
non-profit, child-placing agency which has an active Guatemala
infant & toddler adoption program open to United States citizens.
Reaching Out Thru International
Adoption - Licensed, nonprofit agency based in New Jersey.
Offers programs in a variety of countries. Features program descriptions
& information about services, financing, & the process.
Reaching Out Thru
International Adoption, Inc. - A fully licensed non-profit
child placement & humanitarian aid organization with offices
located in Illinois, Missouri & New Jersey.
Small World Adoption Foundation
- Specializing in adoptions from Russia, Belarus, & the Ukraine.
St. Lucy Center - Serving
children, unwed mothers & families by providing education, job
training, counseling, adoption placement, & emergency shelter
1st Steps - Agency handling
adoptions from Estonia, Guatemala, Russia, & Belarus.
Summit Adoption Home
Studies, Inc. - A licensed, non-profit adoption agency &
child referral service.
Sunny Ridge Family Center
- Adoption agency in Wheaton, IL, specializing in Chinese &
other international adoptions, open adoptions & birthparent
Universal Aid for Children
- Has programs in Romania, Colombia, Honduras & Mexico. Located
in Pompano Beach, Florida.
Vermont Children's Aid Society
- A non-profit agency offering adoption services, child, family,
pregnancy & birth parent counseling & post adoption services
International Development & Adoption - A full service, adoption
agency located in New York.
Wasatch International Adoptions
- Nonprofit agency providing services in Brazil, Bulgaria, China,
El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia &
Ukraine. Photo listing & over view of fees are available.
World Child International
Adoption Agency - A non-profit agency placing children from
Russia, Eastern Europe, Central & South America, China, Vietnam
& many other countries.
Adoption - A nonprofit agency specializing in international
adoptions from the Republic of Kazakhstan & Russia.
You Gotta Believe Youth
Adoption - A homeless prevention program finding adoptive
& permanent homes for teens & pre-teens living in foster care.
facilitators & services
- Russian adoption facilitator located in California providing
adoption services, information resources & child photolistings
for adoptive parents.
- Information on adoption law for adoptive & birth parents in
Maryland, Washington DC & Virginia.
of South Florida - Association of licensed clinical social
workers offering homestudies for domestic & international adoptions,
pre-adoption consultations, & support groups. Includes staff
profiles & calendar of events.
Adoption Center of Delaware Valley
- Works with both public & private agencies that have custody
of children. Features photo listings of children in the Delaware
Valley (Philadelphia) who are waiting to be adopted by American
Adoption Center of
Northern California - Offers open adoption legal services,
including assistance for birthparents in facilitating matching
with adoptive parents, & handling inter-state or local adoptions.
Includes testimonials & profiles of waiting parents.
Consultants - Licensed social workers in North Texas (Dallas/Ft.Worth
area) offer adoption home studies, post-adoption supervision,
& adoption counseling & assistance.
CoordiNations, Inc. - Gives adoption guidance & document
coordination services to families for many agencies working
in Russia, Ukraine, Cambodia, Guatemala & China.
Services, Inc. - Gives education, referrals, guidance &
advocacy for the prospective adoptive parent. Based in Georgia,
- A family advocacy service for people who are thinking of adoption.
- Offers legal & related services to birthmothers & adoptive
couples throughout the United States. Testimonials, profiles of
hopeful adoptive parents, & articles & features are included.
- Guatemala adoption specialists.
Adoption UK - Services
for prospective adopters & established adoptive families, including
a bi-monthly magazine, helpline, library & experience resource
bank. Fee details & FAQs are presented.
- Gives coaching & support to people adopting a child.
Adoptionhelp - Helps
birthmothers & birthfathers make adoption plans for their babies.
Description of services & gallery of prospective adoptive families.
American Adoptions Online - Building African American families
through internet adoption.
All As One - Gives
adoption facilitation from the African countries of The Gambia
& Sierra Leone.
Alla Adoption - California
agency operating as part of the Yunona Orphan Relief Fund, which
helps orphaned & abandoned children find loving homes.
- California facilitation agency operating as part of the Yunona
Orphan Relief Fund, which helps orphaned & abandoned children
find loving homes.
Adoption - Works directly with many Russian, Ukrainian, &
Kazakhstan orphanages to make the adoption process easy.
Baby Adoption - Offers
coaching & consulting services. Site includes pricing details
& information about ordering an e-book dealing with no-cost
Consulting - Offers consulting services & workshops for
adoptive & foster families & for professionals. Workshop details
& links to related resources are featured.
Associates - A private practioner, LCSW, providing homestudies
for domestic & international adoptions, pre & post birth family
& attachment counseling, referrals to adoption attorneys, &
connections between adoptive families & birth families.
Coming Home Kansas
- Adoption recruiting program funded by the State of Kansas. Includes
a listing of available children. Access requires registration.
Cooperative Adoption Consulting
- Assists couples & singles in the open adoption process. Based
in California, USA. Includes information about services, contact
details, & links to related content.
David J. Radis - Adoption
attorney specializing in adoptions, with special emphasis placed
on helping birth mothers.
Assisted Parenting - Gives assistance to parents who select
to adopt from Ukraine independently.
Filios - Center that promotes
the adoption of children from 0 to 7 years old.
Gerald A. Bowman, LCSW,
ACSW - American licensed clinical social worker based in Munich,
Germany, offering home studies, consultation, & post placement
services. Description of services, contact information & links.
- Ukraine adoption facilitation agency located in Tennessee, serving
families througout the U.S.
Heart of God Ministries - Interdenominational
organization, providing adoption services in Haiti.
A Heart to Heart
Adoption Connection - A facilitation service located in Central
Ohio. Serivce details & profiles of waiting families are featured.
- Adoption matches for babies & children available. Birth mothers
& adoptive couples needed.
Heaven Sent Adopt
- Gives support & referral services. Specializes in bi-racial
adoptions. Includes a list of success stories & available situations
(with due dates).
Holt International Children's
Services - Involved in domestic & international adoption.
Information about programs (organized by country), bulletin boards,
& resources are included.
International Adoptions by
Ysabel Llerena - Specializes in Guatemalan adoptions.
Kmetko & Associates, Ltd.
- Licensed child welfare agency that gives interstate adoption
study & international adoption study services to Illinois families.
Lee Slater Adoption
Services - Specializing in Adoption from Cambodia for over
Life's Vision Adoption
Services - Agency that arranges adoptions between Ukrainian
children & parents from the United States.
Facilitation - Helping birth parents find qualified adopting
families, with guidance & encouragement during & after the
A Link Adoption -
Linking birthparents with Christian adoptive couples for open
or closed adoptions.
Society - Small voluntary agency involved in finding families
for older, emotionally damaged children. Also involved in supporting
children, adopters & birth families. Site includes information
about activities & services.
Mother's Choice - Hong
Kong organization that gives & promotes look after babies &
children needing permanent homes. Site includes general information
about fostering & adopting, photo album, & discussion forum.
My Choice Program - Offers
crisis pregnancy services, including counseling & support, &
helps in the placement of babies. Locations in Maine, Colorado,
& Florida. Includes profiles of waiting families & personal
Pennsylvania Adoption Exchange
- Helps to connect families who desire to adopt with children. Includes
free photo listing & information.
Professional Adoption &
Community Services - Gives consultation services for prospective
parents & pregnancy, pre-placement, & post-surrender counseling
for birth parents. Located in Hawi, Hawaii. Includes fee details
& staff background information.
Profiles of the
Heart - Working with adoptive families to create a completely unique
lifestyle presentation of your family, creating a link to a potential
& Family Tree Foster Care - Gives adoption & foster
care information, family training & home studies, counseling,
searches for families, & supervision of placements.
Spaulding for Children
- Gives help to children who wait the longest for permanency
& support services for their adoptive, foster & kinship families.
information & resources
ABC Adoptions - Adoption
information & resources, message boards, email communities,
& links to adoption professionals. Includes special sections
for both birthmothers & adoptive parents.
The ABC's of
Adoption - Basic information about international & domestic
adoption, message board, & related links.
- Gives access to thousands of resources addressing all aspects
of adoption. Extensive coverage of international adoption issues.
4Adopting.com - Presents
essays, poems, & links to adoption service providers, legal
information & support groups.
Adopting.com - Listing
of adoption resources on the Internet, organized in topical categories.
Adoption: A New Beginning
- A Christian adoption resource center, with services for birthmothers
& adoptive parents.
Adoption Choice -
Interactive Internet registry for hopeful adoptive parents &
potential birth parents. Includes photo listings of waiting families,
bookstore, & discussion of current adoption related topics.
Adoption Council of Canada
- Dedicated to finding homes for Canada's waiting children. Includes
news, publications, legislation, events, research, viewpoints,
The Adoption Guide
- Consumer protection & advocacy for adopting families, international
or domestic. Site features news, articles, & resources.
- Presents the history of open adoption & links to related content.
Adoption Information Line
- Comprehensive information about the adoption of children within
Adoption Open - Features
information about workshops & support groups, profiles of families
hoping to adopt (from specific agencies) & resources.
- Features discussion forums, hopeful parent registry, journals,
resources for birthmothers & adoptive parents, & database
of US attorneys & agencies.
Adoption Triad Outreach
- Features a free reunion registry, chat rooms, discussion boards,
bookstore, on line newsletter, virtual postcards, and a links library.
Ring - A public service ring dedicated to the best interests
of adoption triad members.
- Information about adoption, support groups & related services
Adoptions.com - Features
a comprehensive directory of adoption professionals, & the Adoption
SuperCalendar of adoption events, meetings & conferences in
AdoptNet - Support for
adoptive families from the National Adoption Center: Post-adoption
information, on line chats & conferences.
AdoptUSKids - National
photo listing service for children awaiting adoption across the
BAAF Adoption & Fostering
- London-based charity with offices in Wales, Scotland & England.
Offers resources for those wishing to adopt & related professionals.
Includes membership details, news, legal details & directory
Adoptions - A collection of stories about God working through
adoption in the lives of ordinary people. Includes scripture references
& submission guidelines.
Adoption - Presents articles & features about a variety of adoption related
Birth Mother Letter
- Offers prospective adoptive parents help in creating a Dear
Birth Mother album. Includes service details & prices.
Children & Family Services - Articles & FAQs about adopting
a child, becoming a foster parent (or adopting a foster child),
adoptees & birth parents, & services for adopted children.
Canada Adopts - Features
a range of adoption-related information. Includes a message board,
Waiting Parents Registry, list of famous adoptions, calendar of
events, & links to Canadian resources, including agencies &
Children's Home Society
- Not for profit organization that gives adoption & birth
Adoption News Service - Listings of deaf children waiting
to be adopted, & a mailing list.
Evan B. Donaldson
Adoption Institute - Information for adoption professionals:
research, policy, & practice.
Families for Private Adoption
- Non-profit volunteer organization advocating & encouraging
private (non-agency) adoption. Meetings held in the Washington,
D.C. metropolitan area.
Adoptees - A biographical dictionary of famous or otherwise
influential adoptees & others raised for significant periods
outside their birth families.
& Remarkable Adoptees, Foster Children & Others - Short
profiles, many with bibliographical & hypertext links, of famous
or influential people who were adopted, fostered or otherwise
raised by people other than their birth parents.
Fostering or Adopting Children
in Need - Information about transitional residence & fostering
of troubled children.
- Family Law - Information about adoption, qualities of adoptive
parents which agencies are looking for, & other legal issues.
Channel: Adoption - The web version of the channel's series
about adoption. Includes information about adoption, submitted
stories, & resources.
Initiative - Statewide effort to find permanence for all children
with special needs. Picture book registry, information about the
process, & newsletter.
Lets Talk Adoption
- Weekly radio show available on the Internet. Show schedule,
brief host profile, & archives are presented.
Lund Family Center
- Providing services for young women who are pregnant & parenting,
families with young children & adoptive families.
Island - Information on special needs adoption & foster
care in central Kentucky.
National Adoption Center
- Portal to photo listings & resources, including chat, on line
courses, & articles.
National Adoption Foundation
- Gives financial assistance, services & support to families.
Contains information about programs, membership, & achievements.
National Adoption Information
Clearinghouse - Comprehensive resource on all aspects of adoption,
including special needs, infant & intercountry adoption.
National Council For Adoption
- Washington, DC charity with a focus on adoption related awareness,
education & advocacy. Organization overview, list of policies,
& membership details are included.
North American Council on Adoptable
Children - Post-adoptive articles & features & a "How to Adopt" section
which gives an over view of issues & steps to take when thinking of
domestic adoption through the foster care system.
- Resource for birthparents & adoptive parents. Includes profiles
of waiting families, information about available situations, &
links to support organizations, agencies, & financial help.
Older Child Adoption
- Weekly on line publication offering articles & features & information.
Includes message board, bookstore & links.
Our Own Kids - Resources
for people who are adopting or have adopted an older child.