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Susan Soon-Keum Cox

Susan Soon-Keum Cox

Adoptee and the vice president of public policy and external...

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Ken Mullner

Ken Mullner

An adoptive parent and executive director of the National...

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Adam Pertman

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Answer:Hi, Marcy I don't know all that much about this subject, but what I've been told is that as soon as you hold the child in your arms, you suddenly...
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Answer:My parent's adopted a 15 year old from Kazahkstan a couple years ago. The process took about a year before they could bring him home, and then it was...
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Answer:Hello Wish, There are some wonderful foster agencies in each and every state. My husband and I began fostering almost 3 years ago and it is a truly...
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Answer:I work for a law firm that represents children in foster care and have seen many of our clients get adopted by their foster parents. Each state has...
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