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Organizations for Adopting Family

National organizations to help adopting persons can be an excellent source of information and support. Listed here are several of such resources.

Adoptive Parents' Committee

Adoptive Parents' Committee
P. O. Box 3525, Church St. Station
New York, NY 10008-3525

American Academy of Adoption Attorneys

American Academy of Adoption Attorneys
P.O. Box 33053,
Washington, DC 20033
(202) 832-2222

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P.O. Box 6037
FDR Station
New York, NY 10150
(212) 386-9201

American Adoption Congress

This is an international network of individuals and organizations committed to honesty and openness in adoption and to reforms that protect all of those involved from abuse or exploitation.

American Adoption Congress
1025 Connecticut Ave. NW, Suite 1012
Washington DC 20036
(202) 483-3399

International Adoption Medical Clinics

International Adoption Medical Clinics is a directory of clinics and doctors in the US and Canada specializing in international adoption medicine.

Child Welfare Information Gateway

Child Welfare Information Gateway was established by Congress to provide the general public with easily accessible information on all aspects of adoption. CWIG publishes a variety of fact sheets on adoption issues and directories of adoption-related services.  CWIG does not place children for adoption or provide counseling.

Child Welfare Information Gateway
P.O. Box 1182
Washington, DC 20013-1182
Tel: 703-352-3488 / 888-251-0075
Fax: 703-385-3206

Child Welfare League of America

Child Welfare League of America
440 1st St. NW, Suite 310
Washington D.C. 20001-2085
(202) 638-2952

Joint Council on International Children's Services

Joint Council on International Children's Services
117 South Saint Asaph Street
Alexandria, VA 22314 Phone: 703-535-8045

National Center for Adoption Law & Policy

National Center for Adoption Law & Policy
303 East Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215-3200
Phone: 614.236.6730

North American Council on Adoptable Children

North American Council on Adoptable Children
970 Raymond Ave. Suite 106
St. Paul, MN 55114-1149
(651) 644-3036 | Fax: (651) 644-9848

National Adoption Center

The National Adoption Center expands adoption opportunities for children throughout the United States, particularly children with special needs and from minority cultures.

National Council For Adoption

The National Council For Adoption (NCFA) is a research, education, and advocacy organization that promotes the well-being of of all persons involved in the adoption process.

Help for Adopting Families by State

 Alabama  Montana
 Alaska  Nebraska
 Arizona  Nevada
 Arkansas  New Hampshire
 California  New Jersey
 Colorado  New Mexico
 Connecticut  New York
 Delaware  North Carolina
 Florida  North Dakota
 Georgia  Ohio
 Hawaii  Oklahoma
 Idaho  Oregon
 Illinois  Pennsylvania
 Indiana  Rhode Island
 Iowa  South Carolina
 Kansas  South Dakota
 Kentucky  Tennessee
 Louisiana  Texas
 Maine  Utah
 Maryland  Vermont
 Massachusetts  Virginia
 Michigan  Washington
 Minnesota  West Virginia
 Mississippi  Wisconsin
 Missouri  Wyoming
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