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Adult Adoptees    Find support and encouragement for issues concerning adult adoptees.
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  • Help for my adopted husband
  • by loveajax Last comment: Yesterday at 07:09 PM
  • Hi! I am also married to an adoptee though the situation is somewhat reversed. He always knew he was adopted, found his bmom, really wanted to meet her and she would not meet him (he was a secret). But I remember it being a very intense time and feeling like I was not being as supportive as I could. But the reality is is that he had to deal with it in his own way (he is not a big...


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  • PA Adoption Help
  • by LockerNo333 Last comment: 26 Jan 2015 08:42 AM
  • Hi All, My husband and I are from PA, and we are looking to adopt. I am trying to keep this short, otherwise I will write way too much. I have a slight question about the PA infant adoption policy, and I was hoping someone in PA could assist me. Q1 - If I live in PA, can I adopt from a different state? Q2 - If I can adopt from another state, how do the laws work? Does the agency I go...


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Adoptive Parents    Before and after adopting, including stepparent adoption, those living outside the U.S., more...

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International Adoption    Azerbaijan to Zimbabwe, discuss concerns, share your stories, support, tips, more...
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  • St Vincent & the Grenadines
  • by Kellysvg Last comment: Yesterday at 10:47 PM
  • Most people are not willing to give up there kids, most kids if the parents can't afford to take care of the child then other family members would. " it takes a village to raise a child" . Most kids are often adopted by family members living overseas


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Birth Parents    Birth Family support, unplanned pregnancy, open adoption, reuniting & more.
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  • What do I do?
  • by Reunionsarehard Last comment: Yesterday at 03:28 PM
  • Thank you all for responding. I have received very good suggestions that I will implement. Your support has really helped. Sometimes when we are going thru things we can feel so alone. Especially when we know no one who has gone thru the same things. My friends have been awesome but they really don't get it. Thank you so much!! A funny thing has happened. My original question was should I keep...


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Parenting    All-parent support, balancing work and family, discipline, understanding your child, more...
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  • how do we teach her to entertain herself?
  • by wcurry66 Last comment: 26 Jan 2015 08:28 AM
  • ah yes.. btdt. and i agree with pp. i spent so much time feeling trapped, fighting the request to play with stupid polly pockets, and shutting down fast forward 5 years.. my awesome dd CAN self entertain - she spends too much time locked in her room. (ah.. tweens ;) ) i wish i could go back in time and redirect her to cook, clean, color I totally get how frustrating it can to have...


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Community Center    For all touched by adoption: blog, stories, poetry, reviews, activism, tech support, more...
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Search and Reunion    Adoption birthfamily and adoptee search messages, support, reunion stories, more...
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  • 12/03/1964 Seeking Birth Family
  • by pharrell45 Last comment: Yesterday at 04:25 PM
  • Your date of birth will be correct; the place of birth on your amended birth certificate would have been changed to show you were born wherever the adopting parents were living at the time of the adoption.


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Special Needs and Attachment    Adopting & parenting children with challenges: attachment, drug & alcohol exposure, ADHD, more...
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  • Question from a frustrated Aunt
  • by murphypatrick12 Last comment: 25 Jan 2015 01:17 PM
  • It is because the child will try to push the primary parent away by forming quick and superficial bonds with others. By blocking this from happening the child is forced to rely on the parent. They learn that they can count on and trust that the parent will provide and be trustworthy. This rule also prevents others from reinforcing the child's attempts to go to others rather that the parent. Your...


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Foster Care and Adoption    Becoming a foster parent, foster parenting, adopting foster children, subsidies, & more.
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  • If you have a drug addicted/exposed baby or toddler
  • by HereWeGoAgain Last comment: Today at 01:54 AM
  • Goober was average size at birth. Spent his 1st year in the 95 percentile range for both height and weight. (That was rough carrying around a 30lb infant that couldn't walk yet!) His head was in the 40ish percentile range though. As soon as he hit about a year his growth slowed. Height percentile slowly dropped and he is now, at 3 years old, in the mid 40s percentile. Weight dropped but not as...


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What I know. .. - (12 Jul 2014 12:28 AM)
I think he was born 2 years before me but I'm not sure. I was born in 1972. Mom is Sue Ellen Smith DOB 2/22/1952 & Dad is Donnie Jay Gribble DOB 09/07/1951. My Mom & Dad are almost exactly 20 years o...
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Looking for biological brother (Gribble or Smith) - (07 Aug 2014 11:14 AM)
Looking for my bilogical brother born to Sue Ellen Smith from Newport News, Va, her DOB is 2/22/52....
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ISO Granddaughter - (20 Oct 2014 09:01 PM)
Have been searching for Granddaughter since 2003.She was born in North Myrtle Beach, SC, but was adopted in Brunswick County NC. Birthdate 10/07/1982. She had red hair at birth. Would like very muc...
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birth mother - (19 Dec 2014 11:38 PM)
i have no idea if anyone will read this or see this but i just have so much on my mind i feel like this is the one way to maybe help me out my name is elizabeth and I'm 23. i was born on 11/25/1991...
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