Assessing the Field of Post-Adoption Services:
Family Needs, Program Models, and Evaluation Issues
:

Analysis of Secondary Data

Submitted by:
Deborah Gibbs and Kristin Siebenaler
RTI International(1)

Richard P. Barth
University of North Carolina School of Social Work
Contract No. 100-99-0006

Submitted to:
Laura Feig Radel
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation

Funded by:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services,
Administration for Children and Families
Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Children’s Bureau

November 2002

This report is available on the Internet at:
http://aspe.hhs.gov/hsp/post-adoption01/data-analysis/

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Contents

Executive Summary

Chapters

  1. Introduction
  2. Adoption Dissolution, Disruption, and Supports in North Carolina
  3. Adoption Subsidies in California
  4. Discussion

References

Appendices

  1. Data Elements from the California Relinquishment/Independent Adoption Program Individual Case Report -AAP
  2. CLAS Participants' Responses to Open-Ended Questions about Adoption Costs and Subsidies

Exhibits

1.  * RTI International is a trade name of Research Triangle Institute.


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