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- Neal Goulet on 04/14/2015
Act 101 established mechanisms for families affected by adoption to maintain or regain contact without the need for an attorney, court hearing or court order. The act requires courts and licensed adoption agencies to appoint an “authorized representative” to conduct adoption searches.
- Posted on 01/30/2015
Family Design Resources announces registration for the next "Act 101 of 2010 Training Program for Court and Agency Appointed Authorized Representatives" to take place in April. The training is designed solely for those individuals who have been appointed as authorized representatives for the purposes of implementing Act 101 of 2010. Follow the link above for more information or to register.
- Neal Goulet on 01/14/2015
Family Design Resources' Brenda Lawrence and Michelle Nauman joined WITF-FM's "Smart Talk" to discuss foster care and adoption.
- Posted by Neal Goulet on 12/10/2014
The holidays are a time for reconnecting. However, for adoptees and their birth families, a joyful reunion might be only a dream.
Yet Pennsylvania’s Act 101 can help turn that dream into a reality.
Act 101 of 2010, which amended the Adoption Act, made it easier for adopted children in Pennsylvania to stay connected to people and information relative to their biological families.
- Neal Goulet on 11/17/2014
Family Design Resources' Brenda Lawrence and Michelle Nauman joined host Sylvia Maus for an episode of the public affairs program "Insight," which airs on eight ClearChannel radio stations.
- Posted by Neal Goulet on 10/30/2014
- Neal Goulet on 10/03/2014
Deborah Wilson Gadsden, an expert on school and workplace bullying with Family Design Resources, is available to speak with the news media.