Category:Social Services

New Training Course from America World’s ACT Program!

The Adoption Coaching and Training program at America World is excited to offer a new training for pre-adoptive and new…

Request Our Updated Information Booklet

How does adoption work? Who are the children available for adoption? How much does adoption cost? I’m single. Can I…

Social Services Summit!

This week most of our Directors of Social Services (DSS’) from about 20 states are meeting in our corporate office in McLean, VA for planning, training, and team building.

Family Development In Adoption

I get to meet some absolutely beautiful families in my work, and I learn so much from some of them….

Understanding Our Children’s Anger and the Calming Process

One of the things that comes up frequently in conversations with families is how to help their child understand what…

Free Post-Adoption Webinar: Sensory Challenges After Adoption

America World’s Post-Adoption and ACT staff are pleased to bring you a free webinar presented by Dr. Angie Lynch-Fannon, Occupational Therapist. Join…

Adoption Books for Children

Adoption books for children are a great way to introduce your child to adoption through stories that are targeted to…

Meet Our Social Services Team: Lisa Baronner, Pennsylvania

Did you know that America World works in all 50 states and has offices in 23 states, including our Pennsylvania…

Resource Spotlight: The Center for Courageous Kids

Nestled in the rolling hills of Scottsville, Kentucky, you will find The Center for Courageous Kids (CCK), a cost-free medical…

Parenting Tips: Loving & Parenting After an Adoption, Even When It is Hard

As an ACT Coach, America World Post-Adoption Supervisor, and adoptive mom, I talk to lots of families about their adoption…