About adoption

Adoption Basics is an online presentation that answers your top questions about adoption. You’ll learn about the adoption programs in BC, the adoption process, and have a chance to reflect on your motivations to adopt.

You can do this presentation any time, at your own pace.

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Teen adoption

Kids of all ages need families. Teens are no exception.

International adoption

Welcoming a child home from across the border or around the world.

Other types of adoption

Special cases and adopting someone you know.

Infant and child

The different options for adopting a baby or child.


Your resource for navigating finances and adoption.

Major themes and topics

Your guide to major themes in adoption.


Your guide to adoption terminology and acronyms.