What percentage of children with Down syndrome are adopted or fostered?

Answer Because you love them but dont have the money to support you.

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What was the name of that family in the 1970s that adopted all those children including several special needs children and was the subject of television specials following those children's lives?

theres only a 2 percetile of children getting out of special ed. I was one of them and it takes hard work, determination, and sacrifices.

Is it really necessary for adopted parents to change their adopted children's last names?

When you get adopted you become one of their family and cut the ties with your former family. Most adoptive children never sees their biological parents again so having a strangers last name would ... Read More »

Can a child with Down syndrome get adopted?

Yes, children with Down syndrome can get adopted. I have two sisters, both have Down Syndrome, and both were adopted. They are amazing :)

How many Down syndrome kids are adopted per year?