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    Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topics of adoption and/or foster care as well as foster care transition.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Adoption and Permanency ProgramsFCS is an affiliate of the Statewide Adoption and Permanency Network (SWAN). The following services are offered: Child Profiles Child Preparation Child Specific Recruitment Family Profiles (adoption home studies) Placement Finalization Post-Permanency In addition to SWAN services, private adoption home studies and ACT 101 adoption searches are also provided.FranklinFamily Care Services, Inc.Family Care Services
    National Adoption Center - Adoption InformationProvides information and referral for families looking for an adoption agency or needing information about the adoption process. Conducts regional services such as match parties, LBGT adoption support services and hosts social networking sites where families interested in adoption can exchange information. PhiladelphiaNational Adoption CenterNational Adoption Center
    National Council For AdoptionAn adoption advocacy nonprofit that promotes a culture of adoption through education and legislative action. Current areas of focus are infant adoption, adoption out of foster care, and intercountry adoption. Provides information and training on adoption issues for adoptive families, adoption agencies and the general public. National Council For AdoptionNational Council For Adoption
    National Council of Jewish Women Community Service ProjectsCommunity service projects include Pic-A Bag: special bags filled with necessities for children as they are removed from their homes and placed in foster care; Student Aid: scholarships for college students; Center for Women: resource center for women in transition by choice or circumstance; Personal Care Closet: provides women and children in need with a sustainable source of basic hygiene and health products.AlleghenyNational Council of Jewish WomenNational Council of Jewish Women
    Pennsylvania State Resource Family AssociationInformation and referral, legislative advocacy and training for families caring for foster, adoptive or kinship children. Also raises funds to provide extras and scholarships for foster children and children adopted from foster care. DauphinPennsylvania State Resource Family AssociationPennsylvania State Resource Family Association

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