Below is a list of useful resources for adoptive families:


Chicago Area Families For Adoption (Chicagoland)

Illinois Foster & Adoptive Parent Association  (Illinois)


Illinois Adoption Registry and Medical Information Exchange (State of Illinois)


Adult Adoptees Access to Original Birth Certificate (State of Illinois)


Child Welfare Information Gateway (National)


North American Council on Adoptable Children (National)


Family Formation Charitable Trust (National)


Gift of Adoption Fund (National)

U.S. State Department Intercountry Adoption Information (International)


Holt International Adoption Agency (International)

(The above listings do not constitute an endorsement or preference by Sally Wildman.)