Why would a foster child ask to leave a pre-adoptive home after 8 great months?

Answer In general, parental rights are terminated either preparatory to an adoption, or after a trial in which it is determined that the parent is unfit. In any case, termination of parental rights does ... Read More »

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Can a child leave a foster home to go and live with his or her mother?

YES ... but the child cant just pick up and move in with there Mother or the Mother just cant grab there child and take them home ... A judge has to give the order for the child to return to their ... Read More »

What reason would a child be placed in a children's home rather than foster care?

If there are no suitable foster families available or when the child is unruly so they wont fit into a family dynamic. You have to remember that foster families are often normal families with or wi... Read More »

How old does an adoptive child have to be to contact their biological parent and can the adoptive parent stop them after 16?

It's a personal choice, they cannot make you do anything actually. Do what you think is right & don't let everyone elses feelings affect your actions. You are the one, who in the long run, will hav... Read More »

Parents (first or adoptive), if you knew your child would be like adoptees on this board, would you still?

I would give anything to spare him the heartache and pain of adoption and given the chance I wouldn't have relinquished at all BUT if my son turns out like "us" I have no problem with it. He will b... Read More »