Catalogue by keywords / Intercountry Adoption Guidelines

Documentation presentation
ISS/IRC Code TOOL-ADOPT US-002
Partner
Title Intercountry Adoption Guidelines
Author HDS (Office of Human Development-USA)
Generic unit

General information
Date published/issue 03-00-1980
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published
Editor
Publisher US Department of Health Education and Welfare Office of Human Development
Distributor American Public Welfare Association, 1125 Fifteenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C.
Page
Price
ISBN No. (OHDS) 80-30251
Type of material Book
Language of document

Document information
Document description Guide
Country concerned UNITED STATES
Index Paps-home-study
Adoption-intercountry
Follow-up-adoption
Child-home-study
Procedure-adoption
Worktool
Adopt-fam-post-adopt-sup
Free text Guidelines prepared by the Children's Bureau of the US Department of Health, Education and Welfare in 1979 to be used to in the adoption process of foreign children in the USA - "to help ensure that foreign-born children adopted by American families are afforded the same protections and services as native-born children." Annexes 1 and 2 contain examples of forms to be used for social and medical assessment of child considered for adoption.

Document qualification
Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Legal
Psychology
Social work -->
Potential users Associate
GVT-Partner
Other potential users Adopt-Agency
Adopt-Parents
Court