Have you ever known someone who was adopted? If you’re thinking about having your own child adopted, then you might want to know more about helping create families through adoption.
While 38% of adoptions in the United States are private, 37% are through the foster care system. The remaining 25% are international adoptions.
Before being adopted, 45% of children remain living with their birth family. In approximately 41% of these cases, relatives choose to adopt another family member’s child or children.
On average, a child spends three years in foster care bef