Adoption Study Discusses Current State of Adoption
National Council For Adoption announces the publication of the seventh edition of the National Adoption Data study. Adoption: By the Numbers is the only comprehensive source of the most recent domestic adoption statistics for American families. Featuring data collected and analyzed by Drs. Jo Jones and Paul Placek, this publication explores trends in domestic infant adoption, intercountry adoption, and adoption through foster care.Continue Reading
I'm an Adoption Advocate! Here's Why.
Ashlie and Lydia called their Members of Congress this week and asked them to sign a letter expressing concerns about the State Dept.'s proposed intercountry adoption regulations. Advocating is easy! Here's how it went.Continue Reading
Adoption Advocacy Day on 11/15
The Department of State has proposed new regulations that may significantly impact international adoption and countless children and families. On 11/15 the adoption community is coming together to call Members of Congress and urge them to sign a letter to Secretary Kerry expressing concern about these regulations. Learn more here!Continue Reading
Military Family Waits Years for Sons from DRC
After three years of waiting, the Thornburgs finally brought home their adopted sons from the DRC. In February 2016, Eric was deployed to Afganistan when they finally got the call saying their boys could come home. Read their story here!Continue Reading