Databases & Websites by Subject
Click On Adoption
A good site for gathering information and connecting with
others. It offers comprehensive coverage for birthmothers
and adopting families.
This portal offers an array of links covering all aspects of adoption.
“The leading adoption information source for families before, during, and after adoption.”
Child Welfare Information Gateway
This is the federal government gateway to information and
Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption
This site focuses on adopting children currently in North
American foster homes.
National Adoption Center
Offers adoption opportunities for minority and special
Finding Your Birth Family
Many of the above sites also include information on this
About.com Adoption Search
This site offers search suggestions and many helpful links.
The Seeker.com Adoption
Part of a larger site that helps locate anyone, this page
offers many links for those trying to find birth parents
or birth children.
Offers the long lost family bulletin board, links to a
people finder and more.
Prepared by Marty Krause, November 2010