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Saturday, March 22, 2014
During adoption counseling, very rarely I come across a topic that is non-receptive to prospective adoptive parents (PAP) except for a few and adopting an older child is one among them. Thinking that adopting an older child is like adopting a young child is foolhardy. This blogpost will take you on journey to convince yourself to adopt an older child if it’s not in your preferences.
Friday, February 21, 2014
Often, families that are intending to adopt a child are asked to produce an infertility certificate issued by a medical doctor to facilitate home study report. I do not know if there’s a certificate of that sort can be issued by the medical community, but if they do, nothing more embarrassing and violation of dignity of a person than that. So, what do the families need to do then?
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Department of reproductive medicine of CMC, Vellore and ‘The Hope House’ are jointly hosting an ‘Adoption Workshop’ to be held on February 1st, 2014. We have created a flyer with more details and if you live in and around the cities of Vellore, Chennai and Bangalore, this would be a very good workshop to attend. Best is, it is offered at no cost.
Monday, July 02, 2012
Monday, June 11, 2012
Here is a story of a boy that was adopted by a family in Australia. Little Saroo had a photographic memory of the place that he had came from. Used the technology to find his village in India and luck on his side, was able to them. It is a heart-warming story but only a part of it. Other part later.