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Birthmother Support
Birthmother Online Support Groups Articles and studies about adoption

Families Seeking to Adopt
A list of our prospective adopting families with photo's and links to their adoption web sites. All of the families on our site have a completed homestudy completed by a licensed adoption agency

Adoption Resources
Listings of adoption related organizations, open adoption agencies, facilitators, lawyers and professionals for birthparents, adoptive families, and adoptees.

About us
How and why we started our web site, and our own open adoption journey

Contact us
Contact Information
Feedback forms.

Site Map
A Directory and listing of all of the catagories and pages on our site

Additional Adoption Services
A list of adoption related services and products

Adoption Events
A list of open adoption workshops, support groups, and seminars occurring nationwide for adoptive families, adoptee's and birthparent's

Linking To Our Site
Instructions on...
How adoptive parent's can get listed with us
Building and Hositing Your Adoption Site
How to become a featured family
How to become a sponsored link

Adoption Books
A list of adoption reading materialfor..
Open Adoption
Birthmothers
Adoptive Parent's
Childrens Books
Adoptees
Interracial Adoption
Gay Parenting and Adoption
Special Needs Adoption

Adoption Dictionary
(definition of adoption terms)
List of adoption legal terms and language.
Support links to goverment adoption sites.

blue bulletAdoption Agencies Specilizing in
Open Adoption
List of adoption agencies in the United States specializing and practicing solely in open adoptions.

blue bulletOpen Adoption - An Introduction
The Information on this page was provided by The National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect.

Single Parents Adoption Articles,and Resources



Single Parent Adoption Support Links

Adoption.org - Single Parent Adoption: Find resources, information, and support for both domestic and international adoption.

Adoption Resource Central - Single Parent Adoption: Resources on single parent adoption: the options in domestic and international adoption. Adoption Resource Central houses the essential adoption resources, ...

Adoptions.com - Information for Single Parents hoping to adopt

Adopting.org General Information - getting started with the adoption process involves learning about attitudes, opportunites, and policies. Recourses for singles of both genders.

singleparentsnetwork.com - Adoption.com Articles & resources about single parent adoption. ... We offer sensitive counsel to adoptive couples and single parents in all aspects of the...

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ONLINE PUBLICATIONS/ARTICLES

Single Mother Adoption-
Single parent adoption is on the rise. Gather all of the information to determine if this is the choice for you.

Single Parent Adoption: What You Need to Know

Single Parent Adoption: What You Need to Know - Article provides resources and support for single parents hoping to adopt a baby. Practical advice from experts and those who have.

Single Parent Adoption What You Need to Know - A National Adoption Information Clearinghouse Fact Sheet

National Adoption Information Clearinghouse :Single Parent Adoption: What You Need to Know - This fact sheet examines the trend in adoptions by single parents and reviews potential obstacles to these families. Adoption sources and costs of placement also are discussed.

Single Parent Adoption: Singles consider domestic adoption - Singles can find support and parenting tips.

singleparentcentral.com - Single Parent Adoption-What are the First Steps?

Can a Single Person Adopt? Overcome the obstacles of single-parent adoption.


READING LISTS

Adopting On Your Own : The Complete Guide to Adoption for Single Parents (Paperback) - Herself an adoptive mother of two and a counselor who has helped thousands of clients through their adoption decisions, Varon candidly covers just about every issue of concern to single men and women who are considering adoption in this excellent guide.

Adopting On Your Own is a guide for decision-making. It addresses the questions and concerns of the growing number of prospective single parents. The book covers all stages of the adoption process, from deciding whether it's right for you, to orchestrating the adoption itself, to raising an adopted child as a single parent. It offers up-to-date information on the latest developments in adoption policy and the evolving attitudes of agencies and social workers toward single parent adoptions.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Single Parenting "This book has absolutely wonderful information for the new single parent like myself. Everything from dealing with your ex to temper tantrums to looking after yourself. A must have for every single parent!" - Reader Review

Single Mothers By Choice Divided into two parts; - making the decision and - being a single mom. The author is the founder of a national organization called "Single Mothers By Choice." The adoption chapter provides a good starting point for further information-gathering.

The Single Father : A Dad's Guide to Parenting Without a Partner Tips for all kinds of dads: divorced, widowed, gay, never-been-married. Combines personal experiences with insights from experts including psychologists and lawyers.


MISC.

Adoption.com - Seminar Training CDs & Tapes/Preparing Parents for Adoption
"Single Parent Adoption: An Underused Adoption Resource"