September 12, 2013 |
For Traci Lucien of Laurel, Maryland, the bond she formed with her adopted daughter took place before they ever met.
September 4, 2013 |
Adopting children with disabilities completes a family in Killeen, Texas.
August 27, 2013 |
The first time the Browns inquired about adopting from foster care they felt rebuffed. See how AdoptUSKids helped meet their mission.
June 20, 2013 | Bryan Samuels
Today, 20,000 children from U.S. foster care previously photolisted on the AdoptUSKids website are now living with adoptive families.
May 6, 2013 | Bryan Samuels
In the quarter-century since this observance was established, the child welfare system in the United States has undergone dramatic shifts.
March 15, 2013 | Bryan Samuels
New pilot program will use technology to streamline the placement of foster children across state lines.
January 28, 2013 | Jesus Garcia
President Barack Obama signed into law the Uninterrupted Scholars Act, which allows child welfare professionals to access a foster youth’s education records in order to transfer credits to new schools in a timely manner — cutting down on bureaucracy and improving the chances for graduation.
January 15, 2013 | Naomi Goldstein
A new report looks at the characteristics and economic well-being of lesbian, gay or bisexual young people aging out of foster care.
January 8, 2013 | Bryan Samuels
ACYF funds grants, cooperative agreements, and demonstration projects to promote social and emotional well-being, along with safety and permanency, for children and youth who come to the attention of the child welfare system.
November 27, 2012 | Bryan Samuels
More than 104,000 children and youth in foster care in this country are waiting for permanent families. Learn how social media is promoting adoption throughout the country.