Crisis Pregnancy in SA

Abortion in SA | Marie Stopes

Baby Safe SA | Anonymous & Safe Child Abandonment

Adoption in SA

Open vs Closed Adoption | Negotiating a Post Adoption Agreement

Creating Lifebooks with/for the Adopted Child

Letitia van den Berg | Pretoria Social Worker & Adoption Specialist

Rachel Makoni | Johannesburg Educational Psychologist with special interest in Adoption

Kyla Maimon Edinburg | Johannesburg Clinical Psychologist with special interest in Adoption

Suicide Risk | Emergency Lines – SA Depression & Anxiety Group

Registrar of Adoptions in Pretoria

Adoptee Search Angels | Biological Search Group

National Health Laboratory Service | Parentage & other Kinship Testing

National Health Laboratory Service | DNA Ancestry Testing


Recommended Reading

Adoptee Reading Resource, catalogue of books written and recommended by adoptees

Killing Karoline by Sara-Jayne King, Jacana Media, 2017

The Open-Hearted Way to Open Adoption: Helping Your Child Grow Up Whole by Lori Holden, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2013

Twenty Things Adopted Kids Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew by Sherrie Eldridge, Delta, 1999

Journey of the Adopted Self: A Quest for Wholeness by Betty Jean Lifton, BasicBooks, 1994

The Primal Wound: Understanding the Adopted Child by Nancy Verrier, Gateway Press, 1993