Project Helps Children Find Families for Themselves
Imagine a program that gives waiting children the chance to act in a play. Consider a show that results in a girl recording a CD because of her singing talent. Envision a course that teaches African American boys about their heritage and ends with a trip to Africa. What if these services resulted...
Adopting a Child with Special Needs
Introduction What Are "Special Needs"? Adopting a Child with Special Needs Special Education Resources Disorders & Disabilities What Prospective Adoptive Parents Need to Know Key Points Over 100,000 children are waiting to be adopted right now out... Waiting Child Adoption - Finding a Child
Many children are waiting for good homes. Last year alone, nearly 27,000 waiting children were adopted. If you're working with a public agency, your social worker may present information about children in foster care who might fit into your family. You also may want to look for local waiting child... HHS Announces Fourth Annual Adoption 2002 Excellence Awards
HHS News Release HHS Secretary Donna E. Shalala today announced this year's recipients of the Department of Health and Human Services' "Adoption 2002" Excellence Awards. Given annually since 1997, the awards honor states, organizations, businesses, individuals and families for giving abandoned,...
Chatting about Foster-Adoption with Author, Sherry Kyle
August 18, 2006, 6:00 am
Part 2 of 3
In the previous post, I reviewed Brittany and Sherry Kyle’s children’s book, My Special Someone . Today, you’ll learn more about Sherry Kyle, as she shares her story about adopting her daughter, Grace.
During an interview with Shari, she told me:
When I was 10, I saw a...