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This list of forbidden words not only harms the American population but slows our advances in the scientific community and punishes our waiting youth who are identified as a “vulnerable” population With a new administration...
Through adoption, we are able to dramatically improve these childrens’ lives. The Adoption Exchange is a founding organizational member of VFA. The Adoption Exchange works to ensure permanency and safety for children within the...
VFA is Accepting Nominations for our Annual National Adoption Awards VFA presents two National Adoption Awards annually at our National Adoption Month Briefing and Adoptive Family Portrait Project in November- National Adoption...
Every child deserves a family who is there for them, at every step of life. “You don’t have to be perfect to be a perfect parent. Thousands of teens in foster care would be glad to put up with you.” These and similar slogans...
Our nation's children could use a helping hand What Is the Aderholt Amendment? The Aderholt Amendment, added on July 11 to the House Labor- HHS appropriations bill, will harm the near half a million children in our foster care...
Gail Johnson Vaughan is an individual member of Voice for Adoption! As a permanency consultant she has shared with VFA the AB 1790 Guide and Toolkits. California’s AB1790 addressed the barriers to the availability of adoption/...
With the departure of our current executive director, Schylar Baber, VFA welcomes back Joe Kroll as the interim executive director. Joe is not only an adoptive and birth father- and grand father- he is devoted child welfare...
Dear Members of Voice for Adoption It is with great sadness that I am announcing today that Schylar Baber will be leaving Voice for Adoption (VFA) on August 3, 2018. Although he was only with us for two years Schylar brought so...
Children want to move on with their lives. As an experienced parent, Karl Porfirio knew he had the patience, wisdom, energy, and resources to help additional youth. He applied to do foster care when he became aware of the great...
CWLA
"Each year, on average, reports of abuse and neglect involve more than 2.8 million children, and three children die every day from maltreatment" Founded in 1920, Child Welfare League of America is the nation's oldest and largest...

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