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Featured Child

Spencer, 15, is sure to put a smile on your face just by being around him! An outgoing, happy boy, Spencer enjoys cooking and helping his teacher at school.

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Featured Siblings

Jesslyn, 12, Jamie, 9, James, 8, and Jase, 6, are friendly, lovable siblings with interests that include listening to music, reading, playing basketball, and eating pizza!

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Family Story

“People often ask us why we adopted older children. And we always tell them the same thing: Children need parents, regardless of their age."

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  News and Announcements

Posted 7/22/2015

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We want to hear what you think!

Help AdoptUSKids help you! Tell us your opinions about our online resources and tools by taking this 15 to 20-minute survey. All information gathered is anonymous and will help us identify what’s working and where we can improve to better serve you.

Posted 7/20/2015

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Potential wins for foster youth in No Child Left Behind rewrite

Both chambers of Congress have passed a rewrite of the No Child Left Behind Act that would address school stability and graduation rates for children in foster care.

Posted 6/15/2015

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Adoption Excellence Award nominations due July 31

The annual Adoption Excellence Awards recognize families, individuals, and organizations that have made significant contributions to increasing the number of children from foster care who are adopted or placed in other permanent homes. Nomination guidelines and a list of past honorees are available at the Children's Bureau website.

Posted 6/5/2015

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Localization grants now available

Proposals for grants from the Adoption Exchange Association to extend the reach of the national adoption recruitment campaign into local media markets are being accepted until Friday, July 31. Questions must be submitted by June 12.

Posted 5/13/2015

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New adoption factsheet series

Child Welfare Information Gateway has posted a new series of publications about parenting adopted children, including guides for parents of preschoolers, school-age children, and teenagers.

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