National Adoption Month

  • Adoption, Family, Foster Parents

A time to talk about youth in foster care and the impact adoption can have on their lives. 

 

About National Adoption Month

The Child Welfare Information Gateway is a fantastic foster care resource. Check out their whole section on National Adoption Month and see what's happening during November. 

 

Getting Involved with #NAM2020 Through Social Media

Talking and sharing info about National Adoption Month is a great way to raise foster care awareness. These are some sample ideas and posts you can use to talk about National Adoption Month. 

 

21 Things to Know When Transitioning Out of Foster Care

Whether you're leaving foster care because you're aging out or being adopted, there's a whole list of things you'll need to know beforehand. Give this list from our friends at FosterClub a look.  

 

Adopting a Teenager

Though most people think about babies when they think about adoption, there are many older children and hundreds of teens who wait for a family. Most of them have been in foster care for a considerable length of time; many have faced multiple moves and great losses.