Today many opt to pursue an agency adoption due to the many benefits it provides. Adoption STAR is a unique agency providing not only [...]
Policies, rules and regulations governing adoption are always evolving and changing. Read today’s blog post to learn more about an important act that impacts [...]
Christina Romo is an adoption professional with a very well respected, adoption-focused blog entitled Diary of a Not-So-Angry Asian Adoptee. The following material is [...]
From Adoption STAR’s perspective, pre-parenthood adoption education is a key element of adoption readiness.
As per our Adoptive Parent Services booklet:
“You have not even adopted [...]
For an expectant woman that’s making an adoption plan, the creation of a birth plan is an important step in the process.
Typically a birth [...]
Conducted in 2007, the National Survey of Adoptive Parents (NSAP) was a “first-of-its-kind” survey that studied adoptive families (and their experiences) from across the [...]
Regular acknowledgement of birth fathers and the emotions they may feel as a part of placing a child for adoption doesn’t happen enough….and that [...]
Published back in April of this year, the U.S. Census Bureau offers up some information and analysis of adopted children and stepchildren (and their [...]
Adoption STAR’s Director of Adoption Kathy Crissey shares a piece of beautiful poetry that would never have been written without an adult daughter and [...]