All families face unique challenges and need support and connection - adoptive families are no different.
That's how VDSS and the consortium's post-adoption support services can help. The goal is to ensure that
each adoptive family is connected to a caring community of individuals who can support them, through happy
times and when challenges arise.
Since each family is different and their needs change over time, post-adoption support services are
optional, flexible, and individually tailored to meet your family's needs. There is no monthly contact or
home visit required to participate.
While more intensive and crisis support is available for families who need it, post-adoption services are
mainly designed to help parents and youth stay connected with their local adoption community in a variety of