Catalogue by titles / Adopted person, adoptive parent, birth parent

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-ADOPT UK-036
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Title Adopted person, adoptive parent, birth parent
Author After Adoption
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Date published/issue 00-00-1998
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher After Adoption, 12-14 Chapel Street, Manchester M3 7NN, United Kingdom
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Document description Resource
Country concerned
Index Fam-orig-post-adopt-sup
Failure-placement
Child-post-adopt-sup
Paps-info-counsel
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Adopt-fam-post-adopt-sup
Free text Dosier containing: After Adoption Annual Report 1997/1998 and information about this organisation which was formed in 1990 to provide post-adoption support and counselling in the UK. Among services offered: 1- post-placement individual and group work for children, teenagers and families in order to reduce rates of failure of placements; 2- TALKadoption project (a project of the Post Adoption Forum) - a confidential national telephone helpline for people in some way affected by adoption: advice to adult adoptees on search for information about their birth relatives; support services for birth parents, including advice on how to deal with searches for children they had given up in the past; 3- advocacy service for parents in contested adoptions; 4- prison project to help inmates with adoption issues; 5 - exploring adoption project for prospective adoptive parents. Included with these documents: Talknews, TALKadoption's newsletter (issues 1 and 2, Summer 1998 and Spring 1999)

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