This group focuses on issues including navigating communication with birth families, talking to children about these unique relationships and preparing for visits. The group is facilitated by a Barker staff social worker.
The Council on Accreditation (COA), a national accrediting entity designed by the U.S. Department of State to provide Hague Accreditation and Approval, invites the public to provide comment on intercountry adoption service provicers seeking Hague Accreditation, Approval or Renewal. You are invited to provide comments through COA's website at: http://coaet.org/accreditation/hague-accreditation-and-approval/public-comment/
The Barker Adoption Foundation
7979 Old Georgetown Road, 1st Floor Bethesda, Maryland20814
Offices also in Virginia and Washington, D.C.
The Barker Adoption Foundation welcomes adoption applications from couples and individuals of all religious and ethnic backgrounds, and all sexual orientations and gender expressions.
The Barker Adoption Foundation, with offices in Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. is a nonprofit adoption agency. We support birth parents and their families, as well as adoptive parents and adoptees with lifelong adoption-related services.