Children’s Hope International (CHI)
Children’s Hope International is a full service, licensed and accredited, non-profit adoption and humanitarian agency. CHI offers adoption services for children in China, Russia, Guatemala, Columbia, India, Vietnam, Nepal, and Kazakhstan.
This website is specifically designed for birth mothers only. The site is put together by professinals who have years of experience working with, living with, and being a birth parent. Information is provided to help you make a sound choice on placing your child.
PA Statewide Adoption and Permanency Network
Provides services and support to Pennsylvania children and families:
- Managing referrals from county children and youth agencies
- Contracting with private agencies that work with counties to
- provide direct services to children and families
- Providing consultation and training for county agencies and private providers
- Providing conferences and regional meetings
- Managing support services to enhance the network
PA Adoption Exchange
The Statewide Adoption and Permanency Network (SWAN) is both a broad-based cooperative effort and a centralized information and facilitation service funded and overseen by the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare. SWAN includes county children and youth agencies, juvenile court judges, foster and adoptive parents, private adoption agencies, the Pennsylvania Adoption Exchange and many others, all working together on behalf of children who need permanent homes.
The SWAN program serves children in the custody of county children and youth agencies. The design of the network is to support the work of county agencies in expediting permanency services. The children featured in the Photo Album are some of our children waiting to be adopted.
National Adoption Center
The National Adoption Center expands adoption opportunities for children living in foster care throughout the United States, and is a resource to families and to agencies who seek the permanency of caring homes for children.The Adoption Center of Delaware Valley is a regional affiliate.
National Adoption Clearinghouse