It’s World Wide Wednesday! Here’s what’s news in the world of foster care and adoption around the web:
- Adoption Advocate: Managing Shifting Expectations in Open Adoption Over Time. birth mother Amy Hutton Sink writes about her personal experience as a birth mom, how she has learned to set and manage her expectations in open adoption, and how her open adoption arrangement with her child’s adoptive family has shifted and changed over time while still remaining strong.
- Behind the Smiles: National Foster Care Month. A very thought-provoking article about why we need to keep children and youth in foster care in our minds throughout the year, not just in May.
- Three Things That Are Hard about Being a Foster Parent – and How to Deal. Being a foster parent can be beautiful. It can be rewarding. And it can be really, really hard.
- International adoption: India.
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