Safety in Numbers

An adoption support group can be an excellent resource. Here's how to find the right one for your family.

The Benefits of an Adoption Support Group
One of the happy surprises of adoptive parenting is the friendship and camaraderie to be found in adoption support groups. While friends and family don’t always understand the joys and challenges of raising children whose ethnicity, special needs, or personal histories may set them apart, support groups can provide information, companionship, and enrichment that you won’t find elsewhere. There are groups for families adopting domestically and internationally, for waiting parents, families with toddlers, and teenage adoptees. Veteran adoptive parents know ...

How to find an adoption support group that suits your family.


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