- ICPC Information
Provides general information ICPC process in Georgia, including contact information for state ICPC offices
Post-Adoption Support & Resources
- Adoption Assistance
Select Georgia to view more information on adoption assistance in the state of Georgia, courtesy of Child Welfare Information Gateway.
A DFCS program for adopted children with special needs, and are in 6th-12th grade. Adopted Team Empowerment and Mentoring Program allow adopted teens with special needs to meet other adopted chidlren. Meetings are held once a month in regions across the state. Pre-registration is required.
- Community Resources
Families may reach out to a Regional Resource Advisor to find resources in their area.
- Crisis Intervention
DFCS provides crisis intervention services to families who are referred by DFCS and whose children are receiving adoption assistance.
- Families Together
Provides information on adoptive and foster parent support groups, and Buddy Programs.
- Georgia Adoption Assistance
DFCS outlines the process of appying for adoption assistance.
- Georgia Center for Resources and Support
An overview of Georgia Center for Resources and Support's post-adoption services, including a lending library, support groups, and training.
- Medically Fragile Respite Care
DFCS provides information on respite care for parents caring for medically fragile children. Program requirements and contact information can be found following the link.
A list of podcasts provided by Georgia Adoption Center for Resource and Support. Subjects include parenting issues, adoption issues, child development, neurological development disabilities, and more.
- State Subsidy Information
NACAC provides general information on adoption subsidies in Georgia.
Information on training provided by the Georgia Adoption Center for Resource and Support, in addition to links to other online trainings.
A list of webinars provided by Georgia Adoption Center for Resource and Support covering a variety of adoption topic. Webinar topics include ADHD, Avoiding Disruption, Autism, Healing Homes, Behavior Triggers, Single Parent Adoption, Talking About Adoption, and More.
- Attachment and Trauma Specialists
A list of local therapists that specialize in working with attachment and trauma related issues.
- Behavioral care treatment centers
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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