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Adoption Education

Our Favorite Adoption Resources

We are so excited for you to learn more about adoption through AGCI! To help you along your journey, we have compiled the following list …

Together This Christmas
Adoption Education

Together This Christmas 

For many, Christmas time is full of family traditions. Whether it be setting out cookies for Santa or watching a specific movie every Christmas morning, most families have something they enjoy doing together during the holiday season. Regardless of if you have 20 Christmas traditions or none, bringing a child home and celebrating your first Christmas together can be a wonderful time to start new traditions! Traditions create connectedness among family members, helping you to enjoy one of the greatest joys of the holiday season—being together! 

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The Future of AGCI

We recently had the opportunity to sit down with Nate Dawson, Executive Vice President at All God’s Children International, to discuss the future of AGCI. …

Sleep Tips
Adoption Education

Sleep Tips for Parents & Adopted Kids

Losing sleep as a newly adoptive parent? Read our tips to help you (and your child) catch some rest!

What Does Sponsorship Look Like
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What Does Sponsorship Look Like?

Learn how you can change lives through our sponsorship programs!

Autism Blog Aug 2022
Adoption Education

Adopting a Child with Autism

As you begin your adoption journey, you’re likely to pause as you consider your future child’s abilities; from diagnoses like fetal alcohol spectrum disorders to autism or Down syndrome, there are plenty of “special needs” your new little one may hold as a diagnosis. And while those diagnoses are nothing to be taken lightly, there is more info you need to know before you mark “no” on an autism diagnosis.
 
So, what is autism?

Post Adoption Depression
Adoption Education

Post-Adoption Depression

We know adoption poses a big transition for families. While adoption is an exciting time of newness, love, and joy, post-adoption depression is a very …

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Healing From Sexual Violence

“When you go through the deep waters, I will be with you. When you. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you will not drown. …

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Adoption Education

10 Ways to Help An Adoptive Family

While ways to support expecting parents are well established, for many, it’s harder to understand the best ways to support an adoptive family.