Confidential talkline for pregnancy, parenting, abortion, adoption, & post-abortion support
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) to be connected to a trained counselor at a crisis center in your area.
American Adoption Congress
The AAC may be able to locate support groups & counselors in your area.
Concerned United Birthparents
The CUB may be able to locate support groups & counselors in your area.
International Soundex Reunion Registry.
Adoption.com's reunion registry.
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Amanda H.L. Transue-Woolston, MSS, LSW is a social worker, author, and speaker serving the adoption community through individual and family clinical work, groups, writing and teaching, and policy advocacy. She has participated in more than a dozen publishing projects, including authoring, The Declassified Adoptee: Essays of an Adoption Activist. Amanda is the founder of Lost Daughters, a collaborative writing project featuring more than 30 adopted women, and the founder of Pennsylvania Adoptee Rights, a grassroots policy advocacy movement. Amanda was featured as an activist by Yahoo!Voices in 2009, and is listed in Adoptive Families Magazine’s Top 20 Adoption Blogs.surrounding systems.