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  • Are You Pregnant and Thinking About Adoption?

    This fact sheet provides practical information about adoption options for pregnant women. It describes the benefits of counseling and reviews the different types of confidential and open adoption arrangements. Content Detail

    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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    Spanish / Español
  • Georgia Adoption Reunion Registry

    Georgia's Adoption Reunion Registry was created as a result of a state law effective on July 1, 1990. The purpose of the Registry is to offer services to birth parents, adopted persons, adoptive parents and siblings who are affected by adoptions finalized in Georgia. The Reunion Registry can provide: (1) Services to adopted persons whose adoption was finalized in the state of Georgia. (2) Services to birth parents whose children were placed for adoption in Georgia. (3) Services to siblings separated by adoption in Georgia. (4) Services to adoptive parents of children under 21 whose adoption was finalized in the state of Georgia. The services include registration, searches for siblings, parents and children (for a fee), and support groups, among other things. Content Detail

    Families First and Department of Human Resources Office of Adoptions
  • Kinship Care: Legal Relationships and Public Benefits Guide

    Information for relative caregivers adopting children including definitions of benefits and adoption Content Detail

  • Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

    TANF stands for "Temporary Assistance to Needy Families". If you meet certain requirements, you may be able to get the fifty dollar ($50) Monthly Subsidy Payment (MSP) or the Crisis Intervention Services Payment (CRISP). You may also be able to get other types of TANF. Content Detail

    Georgia Legal Services Program®
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    Spanish / Español

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