Cross-Cultural Adoption: New Horizons for Jewish Family Services Agencies

By Lucy Y. Steinitz, Gail J. Lipsitz, Myra Hettleman, Irene Jordan

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), 1991

Changing family pattems and increasing problems with infertility are compelling Jewish family service agencies to restructure their adoption services, and specifically, to develop cross-cultural adoption programs. Cross-cultural adoption raises unique issues for Jewish families and their adopted children, Jewish family service agencies can play a pivotal role in helping families struggling with these issues by offering a range of services through the life cycle and by sponsoring adoptive family support groups.

Topic: Social Services, Adoption, Family

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Volume/Issue: Vol. 67/No. 3

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Steinitz, Lucy Y. Lipsitz, Gail J. Hettleman, Myra. Jordan, Irene. Cross-Cultural Adoption: New Horizons for Jewish Family Services Agencies. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). 1991: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=3194


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