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The 7 Types of People You Need on Your Adoption Team

Wondering who to include in your adoption support system? Check out our suggestions for the seven important people you need to have by your side.

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Adoptive Family

7 DIY Projects to Benefit Your Adoption

Looking for DIY adoption projects for before, during and after the process? We’ve got you covered.

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Adoptive Family

How to Support Your Child Through an Adoption Search and Reunion

When your child wants to search for their birth parents, what’s your role in supporting them? While every adoption search and reunion is different, here are a few tips to keep in mind.

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Adoptees Adoptive Family Birth Parent

5 Ways to Honor a Birth Father on Father’s Day

Wondering how to honor a birth father on Father’s Day? Whether you’re an adoptive parent, an adoptee or a loved one of a birth father, check out our five tips here to find the one that is right for you.

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9 Things Not to Say to Someone Who’s Adopting

Have a friend or family member starting the adoption process? Wondering what to say when talking about this journey? First, make sure you know what not to say — with this helpful guide.

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Adoptive Family

What You Should Know About Adoption “Business Cards”

What are adoption business cards, and are they right for your family? Learn more about this advertising method here, including the risks and alternatives available to you.

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Adoptees Adoptive Family

The Ethics of Renaming an Adopted Child

Should adoptive parents give their child a new name, even if that child is old enough to know their name? Learn the pros and cons of giving an adopted child a new name — including what adoptees have to say about it

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Adoptees

When Connecting with Your Birth Culture Isn’t Easy: Adoptees

Connecting to birth culture comes naturally for some adoptees but seems impossible for others. If you find it hard to connect, you’re not alone.

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Adoptive Family

Why Do Some Parents Experience Adoption Guilt?

Adoption guilt is a confusing feeling. You just started your family. It was amazing and beautiful. So, why do you feel guilt? It’s more common than you may think. Here are a few ways to respond.

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Adoptive Family Foster Care

What to Do When Your Child Misses Their Former Foster Family

What can you do when your child misses their foster family? Check out some helpful tips here to give your child the time they need to process their emotions and develop healthy coping mechanisms.

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