Adoptive Parents

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    Taxonomy Code: YK-6500.0500

    Individuals who have taken the child of another into their family and have given him or her the rights, privileges and duties of child and heir.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    ADOPTIONProvides permanent placement of adoptive children with couples and singles, including infant adoption through its domestic program; and that of toddlers, older children and sibling groups through its international programs (Latin America, Eastern Europe and Asia). Also specializes in special needs adoptions. Post -adoption resources are available to the entire community in the form of workshops, speakers and support groups.SuffolkADOPTIONSPENCE CHAPIN SERVICES TO FAMILIES AND CHILDREN
    ADOPTION INFORMATION LINEProvides a 24 hour hotline for Nassau County residents offering information about the adoption process, post adoption resources, options counseling and adoption services. Also offers referrals, information for professionals along with information on a variety of topics including infertility and family planning.NassauADOPTION INFORMATION LINESPENCE CHAPIN SERVICES TO FAMILIES AND CHILDREN
    ADOPTION SERVICESArranges for placement of children homes who are legally free for adoption and are in the guardianship of the Commissioner of Social Services in appropriate adoptive homes. Supervises the placement until legalization of the adoption by the courts. Also provides assistance to natural parents in planning a permanent home for children.SuffolkRONKONKOMA OFFICESUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
    AMETZ ADOPTION PROGRAMProvides guidance and support to couples and singles in selecting, developing, and implementing individualized, domestic or international adoption plans. Services include consultations, home studies, workshops, annual conference, support groups and newsletters. Also offers special programs serving families in the Jewish community.AMETZ ADOPTION PROGRAMJEWISH CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION
    ANNUAL TRI-STATE ADOPTION CONFERENCEProvides information about adoption, support groups for adoption related issues, and conferences with over 100 workshops on various adoption topics statewide. Call for more information.NassauANNUAL TRI-STATE ADOPTION CONFERENCEADOPTIVE PARENTS COMMITTEE, INC.-LONG ISLAND CHAPTER
    CHILDREN OF THE WORLD ADOPTION AGENCY, INC.Offers guidance and assistance throughout the process of adoption of children from the Russian Federation and from Romania. Services include goup and individual orientation meetings, and assistance in preparation of documentation for State of New York, the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service, and the foreign government adoption authorities. Parental support groups are available.NassauCHILDREN OF THE WORLD ADOPTION AGENCY, INC.CHILDREN OF THE WORLD ADOPTION AGENCY, INC.
    DOWNEY SIDE FAMILIES FOR YOUTHOperates national adoption agency devoted to recruiting, training, and certifying families for youth 7-17 years old, as well as special needs youth who need permanent families. Offers pre and post adoption support services. After certifying the family, a nationwide search is done for a child who fits one's family best. All services are in accordance with New York State Regulations. Call for more informationSuffolkDOWNEY SIDE FAMILIES FOR YOUTHDOWNEY SIDE, INC.
    FOSTER AND ADOPTIVE PARENTS ASSOCIATION OF NASSAU COUNTYOffers information and referral, monthly meetings, support networks, social events and newsletter. Call or visit website for additional information.FOSTER AND ADOPTIVE PARENTS ASSOCIATION OF NASSAU COUNTYFOSTER AND ADOPTIVE PARENTS ASSOCIATION OF NASSAU COUNTY
    INFORMATION AND REFERRALProvides free education, emotional support, support groups, and healthcare referrals to pregnant and postpartum mothers and fathers experiencing depression and/or anxiety (perinatal mood and anxiety disorders including postpartum depression and postpartum psychosis). Moms on Call and Family Telephone Support provided by trained volunteers. Circle of Caring support groups and training provided to healthcare providers and the community. Information and referral is also available on miscarriage, stillborn birth, abortion, and adoption. Call for further information.SuffolkINFORMATION AND REFERRALPOSTPARTUM RESOURCE CENTER OF NEW YORK, INC.
    INTERNATIONAL ADOPTION MEDICAL CONSULTATION SERVICESOffers medical guidance to adoptive parents prior to, during, and following adoption of a baby from overseas. Medical abstracts and other data are evaluated contact may be made with representatives from countries of origin parents are prepared for travel urgent medical advice is available 24 hours a day when parents are abroad the child receives a complete medical evaluation and physical usually within a few days of arrival. Follow-up medical care can be provided or a consultation letter is sent to the child's pediatrician summarizing the history and physical examination.NassauINTERNATIONAL ADOPTION MEDICAL CONSULTATION SERVICESWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    LONG ISLAND ADOPTIVE FAMILIESOffers peer-led support groups for Nassau or Suffolk County residents considering or involved in the foster care or adoption process. Provides opportunities for teens, children and parents to voice their concerns, questions and successes. Offers a list of resources including counselors, adoption and foster care agencies, adoption attorneys and social workers. Call for meeting times and locations.SuffolkLONG ISLAND ADOPTIVE FAMILIESLONG ISLAND ADOPTIVE FAMILIES
    NEW BEGINNINGS ADOPTION SERVICESProvides counseling and affiliated services to pregnant unwed parents adoption services and placement for adoptive families and placing parents support and enrichment services to families including counseling for adoptees, adoptive families and birth parents community cultural and educational outreach services. Information provided upon telephone or written request.NassauNEW BEGINNINGS ADOPTION SERVICESNEW BEGINNINGS FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES
    OUTREACHOffers workshops, in-service trainings and brochures on adoption and adoption issues. Topics include the following: adoption overview, grief and mourning in adoption, the professionals role, the birth parents bill of rights and new relationships in adoption.SuffolkOUTREACHSPENCE CHAPIN SERVICES TO FAMILIES AND CHILDREN
    VITAL RECORDS SECTIONProvides access to vital records of birth, death, marriage and divorce for state certified events (all areas except New York City). Also maintains and provides access to adoption, medical information, and sibling registry. Generally, law determines release of records only to individual or eligible relative.VITAL RECORDS SECTIONNEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
    YOU GOTTA BELIEVE-HOLTSVILLEPrevents homelessness through finding homes for teens and pre-teens. Certify pre-adoptive parents through A-OKAY (Adopting Older Kids and Youth) parenting classes. Provides an Adopting Teens and Tweens TV show on channel 20 Cablevision of Brookhaven. Call for more information.SuffolkYOU GOTTA BELIEVE-HOLTSVILLEYOU GOTTA BELIEVE! THE OLDER CHILD ADOPTION AND PERMANENCY MOVEMENT. INC.

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