Adult Adoptee and Former Foster Youth Support

CCI is an organization created by and for Chinese adoptees with the goal to empower Chinese adoptees from all over the world by providing an inclusive and supportive community for all of us who share this common beginning.

CCI: China’s Children International

CCI is an organization created by and for Chinese adoptees with the goal to empower Chinese adoptees from all over the world by providing an inclusive and supportive community for all of us who share this common beginning.

AKA: Also Known As

The mission of Also-Known-As is to empower the voice of adult international adoptees, build cultural bridges, transform perceptions of race, and acknowledge the loss of the birth country, culture, language and biological family experienced by international adoptees

The New York Adoptee Rights Coalition is a New York-based advocacy group working to restore the right of adult adoptees to obtain their original birth certificates without condition or restriction.

New York Adoptee Rights Coalition

The New York Adoptee Rights Coalition is a New York-based advocacy group working to restore the right of adult adoptees to obtain their original birth certificates without condition or restriction.

Lost Daughters is an independent collaborative writing project founded in 2011. It is edited and authored exclusively by adult women who were adopted as children.

Lost Daughters

Lost Daughters is an independent collaborative writing project founded in 2011. It is edited and authored exclusively by adult women who were adopted as children.

Building a National Organization for All: Adoptees United

Adoptees United

Adoptees United is led by adoptees in the United States. AU is committed to the interests of all adoptees, whether domestic, intercountry, transracial, or former foster youth.

Adoptee Rights Law

Gregory D. Luce is a lawyer who works exclusively for adult adoptees helping them navigate the legal challenges in obtaining original birth certificates, citizenship, and other identifying information to which they are entitled.

Bastard Nation advocates for the civil and human rights of adult citizens who were adopted as children.

Bastard Nation

Bastard Nation advocates for the civil and human rights of adult citizens who were adopted as children.

At Adoptees Connect, we focus on putting adoptee voices first by creating a safe and valuable adoptee-centric space,created by and for adoptees, where their voices can meet and be heard.

Adoptees Connect

At Adoptees Connect, we focus on putting adoptee voices first by creating a safe and valuable adoptee-centric space,created by and for adoptees, where their voices can meet and be heard.

This forum is based on the ideal that adoptees need a place of their own: to support one another and to learn from one another without having to balance our feelings against other members of the triad. That can be done elsewhere, but here, adoptees are at the center. There is no triad here.

Adult Adoptees Support Forum

This forum is based on the ideal that adoptees need a place of their own: to support one another and to learn from one another without having to balance our feelings against other members of the triad. That can be done elsewhere, but here, adoptees are at the center. There is no triad here.

The Adopted Life Episodes feature 1-on-1 conversations between Angela and transracially adopted teens. They discuss race, culture and birth parent relationships. This series elevates and normalizes the adoptee voice.

The Adopted Life

The Adopted Life Episodes feature 1-on-1 conversations between Angela and transracially adopted teens. They discuss race, culture and birth parent relationships. This series elevates and normalizes the adoptee voice.

Born in June, Raised in April: What Adoption Can Teach the World!

Born in June, Raised In April

Through a personal lens of adoption and foster care, transracially-adopted person, April Dinwoodie, will candidly explore the complexity of our closest, most powerful relationships with our families and our selves.

ICAV is one of the major adult intercountry adoptee led platforms that brings together and encourages adoptees / groups to advocate for the needs and rights of intercountry adoptees.

InterCountry Adoptee Voices (ICAV)

InterCountry Adoptee Voices (ICAV), previously known as ICASN (InterCountry Adoptee Support Network) began in 1998 as a support network created by intercountry adoptees for intercountry adoptees, of any country of origin.

Dear Adoption, is a platform which shares a vast array of experiences as lived by those most affected by adoption: adoptees. DA, exists to elevate adoptee voices and shift the narrative surrounding adoption to better educate society.

Dear Adoption,

Dear Adoption, is a platform which shares a vast array of experiences as lived by those most affected by adoption: adoptees. DA, exists to elevate adoptee voices and shift the narrative surrounding adoption to better educate society.

The Adoptee Right Campaign (ARC) is a diverse group of intercountry adoptees and national allies committed to promoting equal citizenship benefits for all foreign-born American adoptees.

Adoptee Rights Campaign

The Adoptee Right Campaign (ARC) is a diverse group of intercountry adoptees and national allies committed to promoting equal citizenship benefits for all foreign-born American adoptees. ARC’s advocates for all intercountry adoptees regardless of current age, adoption classification, or immigration status.

Adoptees On is a community filled with resilient and passionate adult adoptees. We were adopted as infants or children and are now discovering as adults that with adoption comes loss and hidden grief. The conversations shared on the Adoptees On podcast are insightful, informative, and validating

Adoptees On Podcasts

Adoptees On is a community filled with resilient and passionate adult adoptees. The conversations shared on the Adoptees On podcast are insightful, informative, and validating