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Military Families and Adoption: A Bulletin for Professionals
What are the benefits of using military families as adoptive resources for children? Several Adoption Opportunities grants (demonstration projects funded by the Children's Bureau) in the early 1990s demonstrated the benefits of placing children with military families. They found the military to...
International Adoption - Ireland
DISCLAIMER: The information in this circular relating to the legal requirements of specific foreign countries is provided for general information only. Questions involving interpretation of specific foreign laws should be addressed to foreign legal counsel. PLEASE NOTE: Each year only a few... Parent Power Works in Washington
On February 15, 2002, 42 ordinary U.S. citizens with children marooned in Cambodia were hosted in the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. Earlier that day, James Ziglar, Commissioner of the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) came out to talk with them when they demonstrated... Loving Emmanuel
Not many years ago, I worked as a freelance entertainment journalist, traveling around the world to interview movie stars -- believe me, it sounds a lot more glamorous than it really is. I had just published my second novel and was talking to my cousin, Jack. He heaved a melodramatic sigh. "I want...
TB/PPD Information 3: International Adoptions Pose Extra TB Risk
March 1, 2007, 12:40 pm
The Orphan Doctor website has a lot of good information on this topic. Here's one article:
Children adopted from abroad are special in a way neither their delighted adoptive parents nor their pediatricians may have guessed, experts say. For several reasons, they're at a particularly... Adoption and Special Needs Commonly Used Abbreviations
August 16, 2007, 9:10 am
What do all of these abbreviations mean? The world of adoption and special needs can be very confusing when you don’t know the code. You can also unintentionally offend someone in the adoption triad by misusing the codes. Helping your special needs child can be challenging even when you know what... How to Decipher Adoption Abbreviations Including Special Needs
June 25, 2007, 5:38 am
How many times have you read through a description of either a waiting child, or a pregnant mother who is consider placing a child for adoption, and wondered…What do all of these abbreviations mean? I remember when we were new perspective adoptive parents, PAPs, we were very confused about the...