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Building Your Family

Information about infertility, assisted reproductive technology, and adoption

Adoptive Families Circle

Social network for "a community touched by adoption"

Adopt US Kids

Provides information about fostering and adopting American children

Provides information and education about adoption and related topics.


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services for adoptees


Adoption and foster care resources

Adoption Connection


Adoption Connection works with pregnant women and their families (often called birth parents) anywhere in the United States.

Child Welfare Information Gateway

Access to print and electronic publications, websites, databases and online learning tools for improving child welfare practice, including resources that can be shared with families.

Families for Private Adoption

Support and education for those seeking to adopt, adoption workshops, a buddy program,

The Office of Children’s Issues/Intercountry Adoption Bureau of Consular Affairs/U.S. Dept. of State

Maintains country specific information about intercountry adoption, issues adoption notices and adoption alerts to prospective adoptive parents, works with U.S. embassies and consulates, monitors complaints again Hague accredited adoption service providers


Adoptive placement, education and support, communities for adoptees and their families

Adopt America Network

Family and child registration and matching services, pre- and post-adoption services, parent training, family recruitment events, family pre-adoption training, family support groups, home study services, family grants for home studies, adoption awareness activities/events, individual and family counseling


Resources for people dealing with infertility and considering adoption, including support groups, online advice, adoption resources

Offers grants of up to $15,000 to help families complete adoption

North American Council on Adoptable Children

Post-placement support, conferences and workshops, parent groups area: foster care adoption, placement of children with special needs

Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption


Adoption grants, free educational resources

Single Mothers by Choice

Support, information, resources, local support groups, online discussion forum, single parenting (by choice) advice

Support and education for women who choose motherhood without a partner; facilitation of special events and activities for choice moms; discussion boards for choice mothers

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