Adoption Resources

Below are links to the websites of organisations that offer support, advise and information about adoption...

  • Adoption Services at Child, Youth and Family - the New Zealand government agency that provides advice and services on adoption from within New Zealand and overseas, including counselling, preparing adoptive parents, approving placement of children and reporting to the Court.
  • Inter Country Adoption New Zealand - a government accredited charity that helps orphaned or abandoned children living overseas to find families in New Zealand.
  • Open Adoption Network - a charity organisation supporting openness in adoption in New Zealand through support groups and providing information and resources.
  • Adoption Option Trust - a group aiming to improve awareness of adoption in New Zealand.