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Providing Adoption Support and Preservation Services
Draws from available literature and practice knowledge to summarize key issues related to providing effective services to support the stability and permanency of adoptions. It is intended to support adoption professionals in addressing adoptive parents' and children's needs for services, recognizing key considerations in providing services, addressing emerging issues, and meeting common challenges in delivery.
Table of Contents
Postadoption services as part of a continuum of support
The need for adoption support and preservation services
Needs that services address
Types of services
Common barriers to using services
Funding and delivery of services
Important components of effective adoption support and preservation services
Key steps in program development and implementation
Suggested Citation: Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2018). Providing adoption support and preservation services. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children's Bureau.
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