Focus on Adoption magazine

The resource for Canada's adoption community

Cover of summer 2018 issue of Focus on Adoption

Packed with current information on adoption and adoption parenting, Focus on Adoption will help guide your adoption journey before and long after you bring a child home. 

As Canada's only adoption magazine, Focus on Adoption features the latest in international, national, and local adoption news. It also contains articles from expert adoptive parents, adoptees, foster parents, birth families, and adoption professionals on topics such as openness, multiracial families, special needs, the adoption process, education, family stories, and more!

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Current issue: summer 2018

This issue features an interview with Bif Naked about her own adoption story, as well as articles about the teenage brain, adoption advice for your health team, a waiting parent's experience with BC's new online adoption system, and more. 
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