Save the Adoption Tax Credit (sample letter)

“Why Cutting the Adoption Tax Credit Hurts Children and Families” On Thursday November 2nd, House Republicans unveiled their long-awaited tax reform plan. One important, but not little known, provision that has been eliminated as part of the proposed overhaul: the...

Open Adoption

Openness in adoption refers to the amount of contact among birth parents, adoptive parents, and the adopted child. The amount of contact may vary from family to family and, within a family, may change over time. This communication may range from little or no contact;...

Sydney’s Story

I Love My Daughter – So I Chose To Give Her More Sydney Watts shares her adoption story: “When I was a sophomore in high school, I sat in a desk in my health class and listened to a girl speak to us about her journey of adoption. She got pregnant at 18 years...

Adoption in the News

American Express ranked No. 1 Best Adoption-Friendly Workplace For the 11th year, the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption surveyed the nation’s employers in search of those with the best adoption benefits. The Foundation compares financial reimbursement and paid leave...