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What do We Mean by “Special Needs” Adoption and Should You C

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Creating a Family

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What are special need adoptions? Who should consider this option? Our guests to talk about special need adoptions are Susan Watson, Director at Spence-Chapin Adoption Services in New York City; Martha Osborne, Exec. Director of Rainbow Kids, an internet based photolisting of children with special needs awaiting adoption and a great source of information on special needs adoptions; and Nancy Fox, Director of Americans for International Aid & Adoption, with over 30 years of experience in finding families for kids from Bulgaria, Hungary, India, Korea, Russia, and El Salvador, with a special emphasis in special needs adoptions. Cleft lip and palate.  Limb difference. Albinism. Adopting from China. Adopting from Korea. International adoption. Domestic newborn infant adoption. Foster care adoption.