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Adult Adoptees    Find support and encouragement for issues concerning adult adoptees.
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  • Supporting Search for Biological Roots
  • by adoptionadmin Last comment: Yesterday at 02:30 PM
  • One adoptive mother recognizes her daughter's need to connect to her roots. I thought it was a good article through her perspective. You can read it here: Supporting the Search for Biological Roots | Adoption.com -Spud


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  • Wonder what it feels like to be adopted?
  • by AdopteeInRecovery Last comment: Yesterday at 04:44 AM
  • We would love you to experience our strengths, hopes, and journeys. Please visit www.facebook.com/howdoesitfeeltobeadopted Over 1500 adoptees are sharing their experiences on what it's like growing up adopted. This is a great learning place for birth parents as well as potential birth parents who might be considering adoption. Please join us!


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Adoptive Parents    Before and after adopting, including stepparent adoption, those living outside the U.S., more...
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  • by cameoabigail Last comment: Yesterday at 11:26 PM
  • Waverly10, Thank you for your response! I so needed it. I sometimes feel crazy for lurking around when in reality, I'm probably 2+ years out from this. I just want to soak all the information up! Blessings! Cameo


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International Adoption    Azerbaijan to Zimbabwe, discuss concerns, share your stories, support, tips, more...
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  • Al-Madinah International University
  • by sakantelganan Last comment: Today at 02:37 AM
  • Al-Madinah International University Al Salam Alaykom w rahmat allah w barkato * Dear : mr \* mrs We are pleased that on behalf of the Al-Madinah International University [MEDIU] greetings and best wishes for you continued success , coupled with the sincere invitations for your further success and development and growth. * Al-Madinah International University [MEDIU] Malaysia: "University...


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Birth Parents    Birth Family support, unplanned pregnancy, open adoption, reuniting & more.
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  • 3 things I Wish I had Known Before Placing
  • by kakuehl Last comment: Yesterday at 03:52 PM
  • I guess my thought as I read the article was that the 3 things she wished she'd known were unique to her and her experiences and do not necessarily transfer to universal truths. I am always glad to read stories where the person involved has come to a peaceful place.


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Parenting    All-parent support, balancing work and family, discipline, understanding your child, more...
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  • Wonder what it feels like to be adopted?
  • by AdopteeInRecovery Last comment: Yesterday at 04:44 AM
  • We would love you to experience our strengths, hopes, and journeys. Please visit www.facebook.com/howdoesitfeeltobeadopted Over 1500 adoptees are sharing their experiences on what it's like growing up adopted. This is a great learning place for birth parents as well as potential birth parents who might be considering adoption. Please join us!


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Community Center    For all touched by adoption: blog, stories, poetry, reviews, activism, tech support, more...
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  • Wonder what it feels like to be adopted?
  • by AdopteeInRecovery Last comment: Yesterday at 04:44 AM
  • We would love you to experience our strengths, hopes, and journeys. Please visit www.facebook.com/howdoesitfeeltobeadopted Over 1500 adoptees are sharing their experiences on what it's like growing up adopted. This is a great learning place for birth parents as well as potential birth parents who might be considering adoption. Please join us!


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Search and Reunion    Adoption birthfamily and adoptee search messages, support, reunion stories, more...

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Special Needs and Attachment    Adopting & parenting children with challenges: attachment, drug & alcohol exposure, ADHD, more...
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  • Al madinah international university opening apply for university colleges
  • by sakantelganan Last comment: 47 minutes ago
  • Al madinah international university opening apply for university colleges MR/ Mrs Al madinah international university which win dependence Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia (MOHE) and also winning the adoption of all academic programs and courses, the university that are approved by the Malaysian funds and private academy, which deals with quality control and efficiency Academy,...


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Foster Care and Adoption    Becoming a foster parent, foster parenting, adopting foster children, subsidies, & more.
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  • Need advice
  • by Fostermom22 Last comment: Yesterday at 10:18 PM
  • I would simply talk to the Supervisor if it is not resolved and go from there....I do not think it is the CW does not care...It is probably a caseload that is too high and she is running ragged or she may have a case or two "blowing-up" at the moment...that being said as a former CPS social worker....however, there are exceptions to this like my sons' CW, who cared but had no sense of...


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Sue Ellen Smith & Donnie Jay Gribble - (12 Jul 2014 12:02 AM)
I was born in 1972 to Sue Ellen Smith & Donnie Jay Gribble. I was told at age 26 by my Step-Mom that I have a brother! My Mother & I don't talk, haven't for years. So I called & confronted her with i...
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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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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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