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April 11, 2017
"A Family Is What You Make It" That’s what National Public Radio Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep says. Read More
March 17, 2017
Watch the story of the Bailey Family, whose beliefs led them to adopt from Foster Care. With or without the beliefs expressed in the video, there's no doubt that Chase and thousands of kids like him deserve a loving, forever family, no matter what age. Read More
March 13, 2017
Top 6 Things to Remember When Reviewing Child Files By Beverly Clarke, PWNL Program Director Read More
March 1, 2017
On an otherwise uneventful Friday in late November 2015, I opened my email to find a message about a little boy from Ann Morrison, the director of the domestic adoption program at Barker. He was two years old, had big beautiful eyes, lived in China, and was diagnosed with hemophilia. Read More
February 22, 2017
Alexandre and Franciso, adoptive parents from Brazil, found themselves adopting a sibling group of three boys. Read More
January 31, 2017
Entering the foster care system at just one year of age, 21 year old Noel Anaya shares his story in an NPR news segment. Read More