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CAC Launches our “Special Needs Adoption Consulting Services”

June 16, 2011

Because we believe that every child deserves a loving family, we have created a program designed specifically for families who desire to make themselves available to adopt children with special needs or who are difficult to place because of their
age (children 3 and older or sibling groups).

Many of these situations come up within the foster care system, but we have seen an increase of the number of special needs situations within the world of adoption agencies and attorneys. It is our desire at Christian Adoption Consultants to be a resource to families whose heart is for special needs adoption and to be a resource to agencies seeking families for special needs adoption situations.

We define special needs as any medically diagnosed disorder like Down syndrome, Spina Bifida, Cerebral Palsy, HIV, heart problems requiring surgical intervention, or any number of other syndromes or medical disorders. (We will not be considering drug/alcohol exposure in this category unless it is very severe.)

We are including adoption of children 3 and older in our special needs program because of the likelihood that these children will have emotional and behavioral issues and the frequency of RAD, ADHD or Autism occurring in older child adoptions. Older child adoptions can appear in agency/attorney adoptions when the biological family is no longer able to care for a child that they have attempted to raise. Older child adoptions can also occur when an adoptive family has entered into an adoption (often an international adoption) and has come to the place where they do not feel able to care for and parent the child they have adopted. This is called an adoption disruption.
If you are open to adopting a child with special needs or an older child and you do NOT want to pursue healthy newbornsituations, this may be the perfect fit for you.

If you would like a complete packet of information on this program please email me at and request the SPECIAL NEEDS CONSULTING SERVICES information packet.

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  1. June 17, 2011 2:45 am

    Can I just say- I LOVE THIS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Because this is God’s Heart and I LOVE THAT YOU will be doing this…..and of course I hope to be contacting you….in the future πŸ™‚ !!!!!! Hopefully not too long πŸ™‚

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