- ICPC Information
Provides general information about ICPC process in D.C., including contact information for state ICPC offices.
Post-Adoption Support & Resources
- Adoption Assistance
Select District of Columbia to view more information on adoption assistance in D.C., courtesy of Child Welfare Information Gateway.
- Crisis Intervention Services
Provides contact information for 24-hour crisis line.
- Community and Government Resources
Adoptions Together compiled a list of local and government resources.
- Counseling Services
Adoptions Together provides families with post-adoption counseling, education, parent coaching, and support groups.
- Education & Training
Adoptions Together provides families with free and paid webinars to further their education and training.
- Saturday Respite Program
A respite program for families parenting children ages 8-14 with traumatic histories of abuse and neglect. The program is free, meets on the 2nd Saturday of every month from 10am-4pm. The goal is to provide parents with a break and allow children to develop positive peer relationships.
- Support and Training Events
A calendar of upcoming support and training events, hosted by Adoptions Together.
- State Subsidy Information
NACAC provides general information on adoption subsidies in D.C.
- Youth Programs
Interactive map allows you to locate federally funded youth programs for your child. Resources include mental health, bullying, mentoring, afterschool, and more.
- Attachment and Trauma Specialists
A list of local therapists that specialize in working with attachment and trauma related issues.
- Behavioral care
A list of local treatment centers for behavioral care
- Adoption Therapists
A list of local therapists that specialize in adoption
- Child Care Resources
A compiled list of child-care resources
- Child Sexual Abuse Treatment Programs
A list of local treatment centers specializing in child abuse treatment
- Counseling Resources
A compiled list of counseling resources
- Kid Counseling
A list of local therapists specializing in treating children
- Kinship Care
Kinship programs and information
- Medical Resources
Health and medical resources
- NPEN National Parenting Education Network
A list of programs by state
- NOFAS FASD Support
State resources and support group information
- Trauma Counseling
A list of local therapists specializing in trauma related issues.
- Online Support Groups
A list of online support group resources
- Post-Adoption Questions and Answers
Frequently asked questions and answers regarding adoption
- Special Health Care Needs
Resources for parents of children with special health care needs.
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