Acknowledging the overrepresentation of children of color in foster care is a good starting point, but it's not enough to reveal a problem without offering solutions.
In the name of anti-racism, Bethany is willing to throw away a huge victory. Black children will bear the brunt of this decision.
Three-year-old Hazel rescued Sheba the kitten in the rain after hearing her crying underneath a shed.
Safe Haven Baby Boxes are installed in more than 60 locations across Indiana, Ohio, Arkansas Florida and Arizona.
"We thank these new donors for their contributions to the success of our mission—because in saving gorillas, we save the planet," said the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund.
"As for what the future beholds, well, that's hard to say. To be honest this sub is pretty unpredictable," one community member who adopted a gorilla told Newsweek.
I remember seeing Michael in the neighborhood and I'd honk my car horn and wave at him, but I had no clue that he was my twin brother.
I told Cassie that I was also adopted from the Dominican Republic and we asked some of our co-workers if we looked alike—they agreed that we did.
China Rescue Dogs will transport 145 dogs to the U.S. next week, with another 60 following later if the charity raises enough money.
I have come home many times and told my wife about encounters where I'd met a troubled child and how I wished I could have helped them
Before we adopted the kids in 2019, we had a biological son, Henry in October 2018. So we already had five children when we found out I was pregnant with four babies this year.
Now more than ever, we need as many highly successful adoption and foster care providers caring for children as possible—providers like CSS. Yet Philadelphia wants to end all those benefits. How does that help kids?
I have fostered 13 children in the past three years and nine of them have been Caucasian, including Anthony who I have adopted.
The family of 6-year-old Gigi Morse said she died of COVID-19 on Tuesday while resting after a doctor's appointment.
We fostered a newborn baby in 2017 and found out pretty quickly that he had four siblings all in different places in the Houston area. As we found out there were more kids, we would sit down and discuss with our biological children— they would tell us that these kids needed us.
The Bonura family, based in Spring, has taken in five siblings separated in foster care in the midst of the global pandemic.
I couldn't believe that the President of The United States would tweet out a video that is sharing a message of hate in the midst of the Black Lives Matter protests. Then I was upset that it was our boys in that video.
The vlogger is facing intense backlash since posting the tearful video about "rehoming" 4-year-old Huxley, her autistic son whom she adopted from China in 2017.
It was important for us to make sure Michael was OK with having two dads, because he was 16 at that time, and he said it was fine. We knew within the first 24 hours that he was our son.
The influencer adopted 4-year-old Huxley, who has autism, over two years ago. She has four biological children with her husband James.
I had probably been in the same restaurants and grocery stores at the exact same time as my birth mother, without having any clue whatsoever.
A video of a brother and sister dog reuniting after being separated at a shelter has warmed TikTok's hearts.
For those looking for something more adorable than football, the Kitten Bowl offers a furry alternative to the big game.
The former owner of Lacie the Norwegian forest cat has sued her adoptive parent because she won't let the animal sleep in her bed.
The ACLU is suing the Trump administration over a reported plan to make it easier for tax-funded adoption agencies to reject adoptive parents on faith-based grounds.
Court documents show that one child traded hands for just 5,000 rubles, which is just more than $75 US dollars.
A married gay couple from Argentina adopted a baby girl with HIV after the child had been rejected on 10 other occasions.