There are many mental health resources on the world wide web, most of
which consist of broken links and outdated information. For current
information use the following one-click
Internet Mailing List
Excellent site having the motto: "I need no protection from my
biological origins. I am not a child, nor am I unable to determine what is best for me.
What I need is the Truth, and the power to control my own life. What I need is the ability
to free myself from the shame, secrecy, and lies of adoption." Take a look.
A resource concentrating on Usenet newsgroups.
"Adoption InterLink UK is presented for anyone who has an interest in
and who is looking for information and contacts about the multi-faceted experiences and
needs that are part of the Adoption Circle. Although the pages are for Married Couples and
Single People, with or without children, who are considering Adoption as a mean of
starting or extending their family, they are also for all those Members of the Adoptive
Circle - Adoptees, Adopters, Birth Parents and Professionals, as well as anyone who is
interested in Adoption. "
The Adoption Network
Internet and other resources for adoption information, including
government and private adoption agencies.
Association of Open Adoption Agencies
The purpose of these AAOAA pages is to give you the best information
possible about adoption, and to help you connect with AAOAA member agencies in your area.
If there is not a member agency in your area, we hope these pages will give you the
information you need to find an agency providing this same quality of infant and older
child adoption services. " Simple but clear pages.
The Forget Me
Not Family Society (Canada)
The Forget Me Not Family Society commits to creating a climate of
openness, understanding and respect for all members of the adoption circle, through
education, support, empowerment, and advocacy for progressive changes in attitudes and
"Since 1994, this website has served the adoption community by
providing a forum for the triad to reach out to each other. This site is not an
instructional site on the particulars of searching, since others do it better than I can.
It is a site that offers hope and the idea that there should be no shame in adoption. This
site holds that the truth of one's own dual heritage is powerful and valid, even if it
turns out to be negative."
human-nature.com © Ian
Pitchford and Robert M. Young - Last updated:
28 May, 2005 02:29 PM