Birth Quest (charges $20) Black Market Adoptee's Registry (specifically for black market baby searches and ending black market adoption) Blackmarket Adoption Book & Product Reviews British Columbia (adoptionforums.com family) (open California registry) California Department of...
Pre-Search Preparation and Statistics on Searching
One of the best ways to prepare yourself before putting your search into action is to be prepared for all outcomes. Talk to other adoptees and birthparents that are considering searching; are in the process of searching; or have completed their searches. It's always good advice not to share your... International Registries
Canadian Adoptee Information Center and Registry Canadian Adoptee's Registry International Board Adoption Reunion LookupUK.com Missing You (UK) New Brunswick Search & Reunion Board Newfoundland Search & Reunion Board New Mexico Adoption Registry New Mexico Search & Reunion... Who, When, and Why Search
Sometime in your life, you will go on a journey. It will be the longest journey you have taken. It is the journey to find yourself. Katherine Sharp Who Searches? Old theories about who decides to search were mostly negative, but current attitudes toward searchers are improving. Searchers are...
February 27, 2010, 5:21 pm
For those who are either currently searching for birth family or for those that are considering beginning a search there are a number of options. Over the next couple of months I will periodically focus on a specific search option. Today I will focus on self-searching, specifically using public... Friday reading - adoption articles
November 9, 2007, 2:38 pm
If you have not been reading along on the New York Times adoption blog, Relative Choices , you are really missing out on a variety of wonderful articles.
I will continue on with more posts about my definition of adoption in my next posts , but I wanted to call attention to some of these great... Search Options: Search Angels
May 24, 2010, 9:02 am
Once again I'm continuing my series on search options and this post will focus on search angels. So far, Iíve looked at self-searching , confidential intermediaries , and mutual consent directories . In future posts I'll examine other search options such as independent...