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Don’t wait until you get your travel notification to start preparing for your trip! The more organized you are at the outset, the more you can actually enjoy traveling in your child’s birth country. Things get forgotten or overlooked when people are stressed or rushed – and...
Adoption assistance is a monthly stipend paid to adoptive parents to help offset the costs of some of the things that your child will need. Current basic rates are included in State Resources beginning on page 118. While you may think that you do not need the financial assistance, it is in your... Texas Foster Care and Adoption Programs - Certifications
Those families, which have successfully completed the TDFPS screening process and are able to meet the needs of the children in TDFPS custody, will be approved. Families wishing to provide adoption services will be approved to provide adoption services only. Families can also be approved to provide... Organize Your Life
As foster parents, you are given the responsibility of knowing which child needs to be at the doctor’s office this week and which child has football playoffs in two weeks. At any given time you need to be able to tell a counselor or judge when a child came to your home, how they are doing in...
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"Foster Family" in the Adoption Blogs
October 13, 2012, 9:35 am
One of the coolest things about the month of November is that it is National Adoption Month. I love that there is a whole month dedicated to the children who have been adopted, the parents that have adopted and the children who are waiting to be adopted. Adopted, adopted, adopted. I love to throw... Vietnam Still Closed for United States Adoptions
August 31, 2012, 7:41 pm
There is a lot of interest in adoption from Vietnam lately as it is rumored that are slated to re-open soon. The original date for this sought after affair came and went with little information from Vietnam. Now we are waiting impatiently for the good news of re-opening. It seems like a long time... About Adopted Abby
April 21, 2013, 6:41 pm
I am really excited to have joined the Adoption.com team as a blogger and content writer! To lend credibility to my posts and perspectives, I think it's important to let all of you get to know me and my story. I was born in 1978 in Seattle, Washington to a young, single mother. I was her first...
"Foster Family" in the Adoption Forums
June 8, 2013, 4:01 pm
My ds was 19 mos old when we brought him home. He came from a loving foster family and went thru a grieving process before he began to attach (about 3 days). I did not think he had any trouble attaching to us. But he did have quite a temper like you described. I thought at the time it seemed...
Found Former Foster Family on FB.......
June 7, 2013, 7:23 pm
( I love the alliterations! LOL!)
Anyway, was creeping on biomom's FB page. She is "friends" with A-mans former foster mom.
She and her husband bowed out for seeking placement of A-man once they realized he was in an adoptive home and has been here for so long.
I would REALLY like to...
Will it get better!? Really don't want to raise a mean boy!
June 11, 2013, 1:23 pm
Well Dancing Man has been with us since before Christmas. He came into care at 20 months old a year ago and was like a little animal. Only knew one word, spent all his time on the floor screaming and throwing tantrums. Seemed very angry and aggressive and would bang his head on the floor. The...
Update on A-man's goodbye visit.
June 9, 2013, 9:40 pm
Sorry it took me so long to get to writing this post! I have been sooo busy with the boys and having raging "post-placement" blues that I haven't felt up to writing the long post I know this will turn out to be! Lol! Here it goes!
So, CW #1(not associated with the case) coordinated the goodbye...
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My Story as a Birthmother
I was 15 when I had my first child. Adoption and abortion were out of the question. I was young, but I had a lot of adult decisions coming my way. Well, 9 months later I finally had my beautiful... Sharing Her Grief Story:
[Thank you to Jody Moreen for openly sharing her thoughts and emotions. It will help us to better parent our children.]I am an adult adoptee, age 46, and I have traveled the journey of loss and... Rough Road of Adopting as a Single Woman
I started to try to adopt in 2003. I was told that Russia was open to singles adopting. So I went through the process. 2 years later I was matched with a beautiful girl who had a cleft palate. I went...
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