Welcome to the American Adoption Congress

Early conference registration is open
until February 14, 2015

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Are you interested in helping the AAC grow?
Learn more about open positions and volunteer opportunities.
 
 
Call for art submissions!
Submit your artwork to Adoption Speaks.
Applications due by:
EXTENDED to January 31 2015.

Join Us

The AAC is a community of adopted adults, parents by birth and adoption,their families and adoption professionals.  We value our members, donors, and volunteers.  Join us and together we will turn our common vision into a shared reality.
 
 
Legislation
Walking Through Ohio's New Adoption
Records Law

 
 
Education

"Adoptee Rights are Civil Rights - Adoptees deserve the same access to their information as everyone else."
For adoptees, and their families by birth and adoption, adoption is a life-long journey that revolves around identity, family, and community.  Adoption is complex.
 
Support

Searching, finding, reuniting, reconnecting: these are all life-changing decisions.  No one understands the emotions involved like those who have gone through it.
Upcoming Conferences & Other Events

Come and Join Us in Cambridge
Early Registration is Open
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Submit Your Artwork

Are you an artist?  Then submit an artwork agreement
for this conference. Art Agreements EXTENDED to January 31, 2015

    Keynote presentations from thought leaders in adoption reform 
forty life-changing workshops to choose from.

Keynote Presenters for the conference are:

Thursday
Bennett Greenspan

President and CEO, Family Tree DNA

Friday Morning
David Smolin

Harwell G. Davis Professor of Constitutional Law & Director,
Center for Children, Law and Ethics, Cumberland School of Law

Friday Afternoon
Rhonda Roorda

Author of In Their Own Voices:
Transracial Adoptees Tell Their Stories


 Saturday
Rev. Dr. Nicholas Cooper-Lewter

Ph.D., MSW, College of Social Work, University of South Carolina

 

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