What is your connection to adoption?

Birth/First Parent. Adopted Person. Adoptive Parent. These are the people at the center of adoption. Countless others are connected to adoption. You might be surprised at how many, and who they are. What’s your connection? We’ll update our list based on the responses we receive. Only non-identifying information will be posted.


BIRTH/FIRST PARENT, ADOPTED PERSON, ADOPTIVE PARENT, SIBLING, GRANDPARENT, FOSTER YOUTH, SOCIAL WORKER, FOSTER PARENT, FRIEND, RESEARCHER, SIBLING, OPTIONS COUNSELOR, STEP PARENT, CHILD, PLACEMENT AGENCY STAFF, PARTNER, CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST, NEIGHBOR, LAWYER, THERAPIST, PARENT, TEACHER, JUDGE, ARTIST, AUNT, JOURNALIST, County Clerk…who else belongs here?