Additional Resources

The Adoption Resource Book. Lois Gilman, HarperPerennial, 1998.

Family Bonds: Adoption and the Politics of Parenting. Elizabeth Bartholet, Houghton Mifflin, 1993.

The Law of Adoption and Surrogate Parenting. Irving J. Sloan, Oceana Publications, 1988.

The Unofficial Guide to Adopting a Child. Andrea Della-Vecchio, IDG Books Worldwide, 2000.


National Council for Adoption (NCFA)

1930 17th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009 USA
Phone: (202) 328-1200
Fax: (202) 332-0935
Primary Contact: Patrick Purtill, CEO

U. S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families

370 L’Enfant Promenade
Washington, DC 20447 USA
Phone: (202) 401-2337
Primary Contact: Wade F. Horn, Assistant Secretary for Children and Families