The word adoption is a noun. Adoption means (1) the appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source, (2) the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception, (3) a legal proceeding that creates a parent-child relation between persons not related by blood; the adopted child is entitled to all privileges belonging to a natural child of the adoptive parents (including the right to inherit).
The Quisto editorial staff has evaluated these websites and placed them in the Adoption information category.
Features information regarding all types of child adoption plus adoptive issues including international adoption, foster care, and foster parenting.
Adoption Agency Directory
Directory of adoption agencies and services in each state of the USA. Each adoption agency listing includes a title and website link as well as a telephone number and a location (including county).