In considering adoption, prospective adoptive parents face several critical decisions. Needless to say, the biggest decision is whether to adopt at all. This article will assume that readers have answered "yes" to this first question and will address those that are likely to follow. They... Organizations that Provide Education and Training
Organizations that Provide Education and Training Adopt America Network 1025 North Reynolds Road Toledo, OH 43615 (419) 534-3350 (419) 534-2995 (fax) E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://www.adoptamerica.org Adoption Crossroads/Council for Equal Rights in Adoption 444 East 76th Street... Physician: Referral with No Medical Information
I have a "blind referral" but I would feel more comfortable if a medical professional reviews my child's data and video while I am traveling overseas. How can I prepare the medical package and how do I get the data back home in a timely fashion? The pre-adoption medical evaluation... Travel With Confidence This Summer:
Centuries ago, when settlers came to our shores from "across the pond," they brought with them germs and bacteria that were alien to the natives who inhabited this country. The results were predictable: outbreaks of infectious diseases, like measles and influenza, that were often fatal to the...
Your Time in the Hospital
June 29, 2009, 11:05 am
First and foremost, you should know that while you are in the hospital after the delivery of the child you intend to place for adoption, the child is your child. Not a ward of the state. Not the adoptive parent's child. The child is your child. You are not only responsible for the decisions but... International Adoption In The News
June 17, 2009, 7:39 pm
A few updates in the world of International Adoption:
Madonna's petetion for adoption of a little girl is granted the second time around from the courts of Malawi . Malawi's adoption laws normally require adoptive parents to live in country for a long period of time and Madonna's lack of... Democratic Republic of Congo
February 15, 2011, 5:43 pm
From what I have gathered, the Democratic Republic of Congo or DRC is located in Central Africa. This area is one of the poorest in the world, having the second lowest GDP per capita in the world. The reason for the poverty that prevails in this area is the fairly recent war that occurred there....