Until There Are No More Waiting–A 2015 Recap.

In October of 2015 the Administrative Team at Red Thread got together to align our goals, to write our mission statement and to decide on our vision.  When we wrote the vision statement for Red Thread Advocates, it ended with one member of the team saying ‘we advocate until there are no more waiting.’  That…

Shared List Update December 1, 2015

Total Files – 2228 Girls – 592 (26.6%) Boys – 1636 (73.4%) Dossier (LID) First – 0 Aging Out (10+ years old) – 726 (32.6%), 237 girls/489 boys Aging Out (12+ years old) – 338 (15.2%), 109 girls/229 boys Aging Out (13+ years old) – 182 (8.2%), 59 girls/123 boys Breaking it down: There are 726 children age 10 and up as of the…

The Holidays with a Newly Adopted Child.

The holidays can be a very difficult time for a newly adopted child, and for new adoptive parents.  It’s crazy overwhelming for all involved.  WACAP has put together some great ideas for how to navigate this time of year if you’ve recently adopted a child.  You read their thoughts on how you can help your…