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The annual Adoption Excellence Awards program recognizes outstanding accomplishments in achieving permanency for America's children waiting in foster care. These awards honor States, local agencies, businesses, families, and more who are making key contributions to increasing the number of children from foster care who are adopted or placed in other permanent homes. Learn more about how to nominate someone for a 2014 Adoption Excellence Award.
These inspiring real-life stories of children, youth, and families are great tools for gaining perspective and highlighting the role each of us has in enhancing the lives of children and youth in foster care.
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Therapies based on brain science — and limited use of antipsychotic medications — may be the solution for thousands of foster kids whose traumatic childhoods have left them with depression and extreme aggression.
Virginia's largest age group in need of homes is between 16 to 18-years-old