Our Mission
Adoption-Link provides quality services for all in the adoption triad: birth parents, children and adoptive families. We specialize in domestic and international adoption and humanitarian services for African, African-American, multiracial, HIV+ and other special needs children. We believe that all children have a right to a loving and permanent home.
NEW!!! Uganda Program
There are a large number of orphans in Uganda, some of whom are legally available for adoption. Programs and services are in place for these children and in spite of the hardships many of them have faced, they continue to exude a wonderful sense of joy. Their caregivers are loving and experienced. Nevertheless, there is a great need to find permanent, loving homes for these orphaned children. Learn more about our Uganda adoption program
Haiti Adoption Program
We work with a wonderful organization in Haiti called Foundation Enfant de l’ Jesus. There are currently two beautiful facilities located near Kenskoff and Lamardelle, Haiti that are home to healthy children and HIV+ children, many of them under 3 years of age. Sibling groups are available. Learn more about our Haiti adoption program.
Upcoming Events & Announcements

Special needs child in need of family

A Caucasian child, was born on 11/15/11 weighing 5.6 lbs., at a major Chicago hospital. He has Goldenhar syndrome which has affected his ear, mouth, jaw, and upper vertebrae. He has one kidney, and a deformed arm. His neurological status has not yet been fully determined. Many tests have been done to help determine his genetic status. Many more tests and surgeries will have to be done in the coming months and years. He has two lovely parents who are invested in finding a forever family who can love him and provide for his needs. He is expected to be discharged from the hospital in the coming weeks so finding a home study ready family is urgent. We do have pictures of him for anyone who would seriously consider adopting this child. Please contact Noreen Davidson at Adoption-Link for further information.

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For Birth Parents
If you are a birth mother and would like to talk to one of our social workers 24 hours a day please call 1-800-401-3906. Birth parents are the heart of our work. Adoption-Link respects and honors your choices. Our pledge is to answer all of your questions and provide you and your child with the most loving families, counseling, and help with legally allowable expenses. Learn More ...

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Domestic Program
Since 1992, Adoption-Link has specialized in placing African-American, bi-racial and multi-racial children. We have placed over 800 children and firmly believe that all children of all races have a right to a permanent home. Learn more about our Domestic adoption program.
Our Services
INTRODUCING SEED-LINKS: Adoption-Link’s newest program offering homestudy only services to families who wish to pursue embryo adoption. Learn more about our embryo adoption home study services.

Adoption-Link also provides home studies in Illinois for families who are pursuing domestic as well as international adoption. Even if you are not using one of Adoption-Link’s programs for placement of a child, we can still provide all of the home study and post placement services for your adoption if you live in the greater Chicago area or Bloomington/Normal areas of Illinois. Learn more about our domestic home study only services or our international home study only services.
Alliance of Hope Adoption Programs
Adoption-Link is in alliance with Children's Hope International to help find families for both healthy and special needs children in Ethiopia, Russia, Columbia, and China. Learn more about our Alliance of Hope adoption programs.
Chances by Choice (Domestic & International HIV+)
Chances by Choice specializes in providing domestic and internationally born HIV exposed children, and the families who support them, the resources to thrive. Chances by Choice takes a multi-dimensional approach to providing life enhancing services for HIV exposed children in order to integrate these children into society, whether that be in their birth or adoptive country. Learn more about Chances by Choice.
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