This issue brief from the Donaldson Adoption Institute and NACAC presents research on how adoption assistance benefits increase adoptions from foster care, while saving states money over the cost of keeping children in care. It is designed as a tool for advocates to use in efforts to maintain or improve adoption assistance benefits in their communities. September 2012 in collaboration with the Donaldson Adoption Institute

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Categories: Adoption Assistance, Adoption Assistance/Subsidy US, Advocacy

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