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Adult Adoptees    Find support and encouragement for issues concerning adult adoptees.
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  • by Fishes Last comment: Yesterday at 02:51 PM
  • sorry wrong forum


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  • Adoption Status Updates for San Bernardino County
  • by CAfosadopt Last comment: Yesterday at 10:52 PM
  • WOW! That is great news! So happy for you!!! Your home study and license didn't seem to take a long time. We were told that we wouldn't be contacted by a home study worker until 6-8 weeks after PRIDE and licensing wouldn't happen until PRIDE was completed. Can't believe that you were able to get the presentation meeting the same day as your call. Is that how quickly it typically happens or...


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Adoptive Parents    Before and after adopting, including stepparent adoption, those living outside the U.S., more...
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  • chosen by a birthmother and uncertain how to proceed
  • by Fishes Last comment: 56 minutes ago
  • So the change of jobs and moving are definite possibilities but are not for sure. I wouldn't be moving or changing jobs until after the baby was born. Does this change anyone's advice


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International Adoption    Azerbaijan to Zimbabwe, discuss concerns, share your stories, support, tips, more...
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  • Considering International Adoption...
  • by Hope_Docs_1409492402 Last comment: Yesterday at 06:57 AM
  • Considering International Adoption... Then do not hesitate to get in contact with me, surely working together we can make your dreams of happy family come true. More details will be provided to you prior to hearing from you. Please serious inquiries only. Thanks


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Birth Parents    Birth Family support, unplanned pregnancy, open adoption, reuniting & more.
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  • bmom blocking it all out.
  • by rmlf1 Last comment: Yesterday at 07:02 AM
  • totally understand, but one last important detail I had forgotten, I was able to find her and called her 20 yrs ago and she basically said she didn't want anyone to know ,she had blocked it and didn't want me to call her again, so I just forgot about it and let it sit, I was going through a divorce at that time and had to focus on that and my kids. so she knew I had some interest.


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Parenting    All-parent support, balancing work and family, discipline, understanding your child, more...
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  • Am I Pregnant?
  • by greenrobin Last comment: 29 Aug 2014 11:28 AM
  • we so need a like button, Dickons :)


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Community Center    For all touched by adoption: blog, stories, poetry, reviews, activism, tech support, more...
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  • Considering International Adoption...
  • by Hope_Docs_1409492402 Last comment: Yesterday at 06:46 AM
  • Considering International Adoption... Then do not hesitate to get in contact with me, surely working together we can make your dreams of happy family come true. More details will be provided to you prior to hearing from you. Please serious inquiries only. Thanks


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Search and Reunion    Adoption birthfamily and adoptee search messages, support, reunion stories, more...
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  • Genetic Sexual Attracion hurting me so much
  • by Kskye Last comment: Today at 05:59 AM
  • I too have experienced this... Only very early stages at the moment and separated by life and physical location. But it is very real and very frightening... I am here to listen if u want to chat... I know all too well the intense feelings this can bring. Xxx


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Special Needs and Attachment    Adopting & parenting children with challenges: attachment, drug & alcohol exposure, ADHD, more...
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  • question about iep and 504
  • by parenting-over-40 Last comment: Yesterday at 08:13 PM
  • Ocean - We had a 504 at the beginning of Kinder last year but at mid-year an IEP was put in place. I was told the IEP replaced the 504 and was more enforceable. I am in Texas if that makes a difference. I agree with PP to take a parent advocate. You can take any expert with you to that meeting. There are people (physicians, parents, etc) who are experts in handling the IEP. I would try to...


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Foster Care and Adoption    Becoming a foster parent, foster parenting, adopting foster children, subsidies, & more.
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  • Why do I let myself get so excited?
  • by lovemy6 Last comment: 19 minutes ago
  • I felt the same each time I sent a homestudy out on children I was interested in. What I eventually found out is that although THOSE children were not a good fit for me, my heart had been opened up to situations that I would have thought I'd say no, but I was ready to say yes. Sometimes that excited feeling is b/c God is preparing your heart for what He has in store for you. Even if that isn't...


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this is really difficult. I didn't think the process would be this hard! but I found my biofamily. no one really wants to get to know me accept my sister and her family. (who are AMAZING) I was even t...
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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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