Policy and Practice Issues for Adoption and Foster Care of HIV-Infected Children
The National Adoption Information Clearinghouse (NAIC) published the factsheet "Adoption and Foster Care of Children with AIDS: An Analysis of State Policies" in 1989. Because of the rapidly expanding knowledge base in this area of child welfare practice during the last few years, NAIC undertook a... Faith-Based Agencies Unite for City-Wide Adoption Sabbath
Last November, Pastor Horace Sheppard, Jr. addressed his congregation at West Oak Lane Church of God in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with a two-fold message. For those called by God to adopt, more than 300 area children desperately needed families. Those not called to parent, he said, were still... Colorado Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities
Note: The groups with a star (*) next to their names sponsored an advocacy training program by Pete and Pam Wright. Advocacy for the Whole Child Advocacy Project 4313 South Andes Way #204 Aurora, CO 80015 (303) 680-6741 E-mail: email@example.com Web: www.advocacyproject.net *Advocacy Project... Alabama Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities
Note: The groups with a star (*) next to their names sponsored an advocacy training program by Pete and Pam Wright. Advocates Across America 1243 E Chicago Circle Chandler, AZ 85225 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Alabama Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI-AL) 6900 6th Avenue South, Suite B...
The Places and the People of 2006 - Part 1 - The Places
January 3, 2007, 8:39 am
Still summing up the year 2006!
Except for a yearly vacation with my husband, usually around the time of our anniversary, most of my travels now revolve around visiting my sons or adoption conferences. Last year, I attended more adoption conferences than ever before and throughly enjoyed... Religion and Birth/First Moms
February 6, 2007, 7:46 am
A year or two into reunion, my son was having a troublesome time in his life. I don't think I ever told him this, but I once said a prayer for my him in one of the most scared and holy spots in the world. At Notre Dame in Paris, I lit a candle, knelt down and said a prayer for my son. It must...