The Vital Role of Adoption Subsidies: Increasing Permanency and Improving Children’s Lives

This Issue Brief is part of the Institute’s "Keeping the Promise" initiative, is a nationwide effort – in partnership with the North American Council on Adoptable Children – to preserve state funding for adoption subsidies, which are an essential tool for enabling children and youth to move from foster care into permanent, loving, successful families.The Resources for Advocates include state data (as well as general legislative, budget and child welfare policy sources) to supplement the national information in the Issue Brief.

Author: Georgia Deoudes, NACAC

Published: September 2012