• November 2006
  • Vol. 7, No. 8

Spotlight on National Adoption Month

  • Answering the Call
    This month, families, communities, and organizations across the country will celebrate National Adoption Month. Festivities at courthouses, agencies, and community gathering places will salute the...

  • Adoption Excellence Awards 2006
    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is honoring 13 individuals and organizations with Adoption Excellence Awards, recognizing the recipients' contributions to providing stable,...

  • HHS Awards $11.6 Million to States for Increasing Adoptions
    In September, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced its annual award of adoption incentive payments to States. HHS awarded a total of $11.6 million to 21 States for...

  • Angels in Adoption
    The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI) honored its 2006 Angels in Adoption at a September 20 gala in Washington, DC. Each year, the nonpartisan organization, which is dedicated...

  • Postadoption Services Among Private Agencies
    The Child Welfare League of America (CWLA) conducted an Internet survey of its private agency members in April 2006 to determine how many offered postadoption services and what types of services...