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The Need for Post-Adoption Support in WA

Approximately 9,000 Washington families care for children they have adopted from foster care. While these families receive support and guidance during the foster care and adoption process, they are often left on their own after the adoption is finalized. A recent survey of adoptive families in Washington found that one-third could not access at least … Continue reading

Post-Adoption Support Coalition

Adoptive, kinship, and guardian families in Washington State report that additional services are needed to help raise their kids in the unique situations they face. On behalf of these families, Many Lights has formed a Post-Adoption Support Coalition in order to strengthen and improve post-adoption services. Visit our Advocacy page to learn more.