China Adoption Summer Camp Guide!

It’s that time of year again!  The end of March and the beginning of April are that glorious point in Spring when parents rejoice and start to exit their homes with their children to burn off some of that cabin fever they endured during the long months of cold and snow.  We enjoy the smattering…

Downright Amazing.

In honor of World Down Syndrome Day, just two days ago, the advocates at Red Thread have compiled all the precious faces of children with Down Syndrome listed for adoption in China, and listed at Red Thread, into one absolutely overloaded with potential post.  These children have amazing hope in their future, but are one…

Shared List Update as of March 11, 2016

Total Files – 2,338 Girls – 573 (24.5%) Boys – 1,765 (75.4%) Dossier First (LID) files – 1 (0.04%) Young Children Under 2 – 58 (2.5%), 9 girls/49 boys Under 4 – 371 (15.9%), 86 girls/285 boys At Risk for Aging Out Over 10 years old – 788 (33.7%), 266 girls/522 boys Over 12 years old – 370 (15.8%),…

Rejected

Parents on the adoption journey are told to prepare their hearts and minds that their child may reject one or both parents for a myriad of reasons.  While we would like to all say “it will never happen to me”, it very well could.  Today’s stories are told from the perspective of both a mom…