Adoption Search Engines & Directories

43 adoption search engines & directories.

  • Adoptee Searcher's Handbook - Directory of information on a range of adoption related topics. Includes provincial contacts and links.
  • Adoption - Personal adoption and reunion story, photos, search tips, reuntion tips, and links to related content.
  • Adoption Africa - Registry, search tips, personal stories, and legal information for adoptees and birth parents in South Africa, Rhodesia/Zimbabwe, Malawi, and Zambia.
  • Adoption Crossroads - Network of adoption search, support and reunion organizations. Includes message board and chat room.
  • Adoption Forum Pittsburgh - Offers search and support guidance for area birth parents and adoptees. Holds local meetings and workshops. Meeting details and resources are presented.
  • Adoption Genealogy Forum - Search and reunion message board.
  • Adoption Identity Movement of Michigan, Inc. - Search and support service to members, community education, legislative reform efforts, training for the professional community.
  • Adoption Link UK - Providers of birthparent search services. Some online search materials available (at a fee) for those proposing to conduct their own searches.
  • Adoption Network Cleveland - A non-profit educational, advocacy, support and search group. Provides overview of programs and services, event calendar, newsletter, and contact details.
  • Adoption Online - A searchable directory of families who wish to adopt. Includes some basic adoption information and links to resources.
  • Adoption Search - Tracing birth mothers, fathers and siblings. Based in the UK. Includes success stories and message board.
  • Adoption Search - Odessa - Search thru adoption records for Odessa and many other locales to trace family history.
  • Adoption Search and Reunion - California search consultant. Includes testimonials and the consultant's personal story.
  • Adoption Search Bureau - Tips, information about services, and pricing details.
  • Adoption Support Group of Santa Fe - Member-to-member group offering monthly meetings, literature, counseling referrals, and search assistance. Based in New Mexico (U.S.). Meeting details, guiding principles, and reunion stories are presented.
  • Adoption.com - Information on international, special needs, independent, and private adoptions. Includes message boards, news, and a directory of adoption professionals.
  • Adoptions.com - Features a comprehensive directory of adoption professionals, and the Adoption SuperCalendar of adoption events, meetings and conferences in every state.
  • Adoptive Families Magazine - Pre and post adoption resources for parents looking to adopt and for those who already have. Search tools for adoption agencies across the country. Annual adoption guide.
  • British Agencies for Adoption & Fostering - Resources and information for those wishing to adopt as well as professionals in childcare who need to keep up to date with the adoption issue. Events, news, legal details and directory of agencies.
  • British Columbia Adoption Reunion Registry - Provides search, intermediary and counseling services to those whose lives have been affected by an adoption in the province. Search booklet, registration details, and statistics.
  • California Adoption Research - California and nationwide adoption search for people separated by adoption.
  • California Post Adoption Search - Offers several types of search-related services. Presents FAQs and a description of non-identifying information.
  • Colorado Adoption Search & Reunion Resources - Tips, links and book recommendations for adoptees and birth parents.
  • Family Ties Adoption Search - Free database for all members of the triad. Site also features state laws, links, and information about several email support groups.
  • Free People Search - Simultaneously searches multiple people search sites for military, alumni, adoption and missing persons.
  • Genealogy Today Seeking Birth Parents - Resources to help with adoption search, Related information on Adoption.
  • Heartland Adoption Connection - Features a registry, search tips, reunion stories, and related links.
  • Kansas City Adoption Search Group - Discussion forum for individuals searching for their birth family in Kansas City, Missouri or Kansas City, Kansas. [Requires free Yahoo membership.]
  • Luanne's Adoption Search - Professional search services for adoptees and birthparents.
  • Lynch's Maiden Name Registry - Online database to search and register for maiden names. Search tool for members of the adoption triad.
  • National Organisation for the Counselling of Adoptees and Parents (NORCAP) - UK registered charity and support group established to help adults with search and reunion issues and handle their feelings about the effect of adoption on their lives.
  • PA Adoption Search and Education - Contains general information about searching in Pennsylvania, United States. Includes a review of legislative and political issues, copy of relinquishment documents, and list of area support and search groups.
  • People Tracer Worldwide - Search tools for the United Kingdom. Phone search, e-mail search, genealogy, adoption register and message boards.
  • Reuniting America - Providing a Chicago adoptee search, adoption as well as birthparent lookups, genealogy searches.
  • Search Triad, Inc. - Helping to reunite people separated by adoption, foster care or divorce.
  • State Mailing Lists - Directory of adoption related mailing lists across the United States.
  • The Adoption Activism Press - Monthly publication that offers news and information, search information, activism alerts, and legal information.
  • The Massachusetts Directory - Directory of public and private adoption agencies.
  • Tina's Adoption Reform and Search Pages - Adoption search information, including online databases, legislative addresses, vital statistics, and court addresses.
  • Triad Online - Information for individuals who wish to begin a post-adoption search involving Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Includes general information for all adoptees.
  • UK Adoption Tracing Service - Includes a company profile, list of necessary information for a search, and details about fees and payment.
  • Volunteer Search Network - A worldwide group of volunteers who have come together to offer services to people touched by adoption who need search help.
  • Washington Adoption Reunion Movement - Provides search, reunion, and educational resources and services. Includes a fee-based registry, information about free and fee-based services, and membership details.