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Adoption Options: A Fact Sheet for Families

Read this in: Spanish / Español
Authored By: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

This fact sheet provides basic information about adoption options. It focuses on the choices between domestic and inter-country adoption, domestic infant or foster care adoption, and licensed private agencies, independent adoption, or facilitated/unlicensed agencies. A description of how the placement process will vary for each type of adoption is provided, as is a list of resources.

Last Review and Update: Sep 01, 2016
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