Adoption is a life long process which is understood and experienced in various ways by all members of the circle of adoption.

While adoption is a positive, normal and healthy way in which children become a part of families, it is founded on loss for all in the family of adoption. Understanding and embracing ways of dealing with loss in the seven common core issues of mastery/control, rejection, guilt/shame, grief, identity, and intimacy is often the work of a lifetime and may be enhanced with appropriate support resources.

At Nebraska Children's Home Society, we offer the following Post Adoption Services: